As days draw close to the 2019 general election in the country, aspirants for various political seats keep declaring.
In Imo, precisely Ideato North recently an illustrious son of the area Prince Daniel Kanu has declared his interest to lead Imo state citizens to the Promised Land via the seat of the state Governor.
Speaking at his declaration event, Prince Daniel thanked God for his love and grace on him and Imolites that kept them to survive in the current administration.
He explained that he decided to run for the Imo top seat of governor with the intention of redeeming and restoring his people from the grip of wicked politicians who according to him, have not shown the Imo citizens any reason to be hopeful.
Prince Daniel noted that it is good to acknowledge someone’s effort and also caution wrong deeds by calling a spade a spade. He insisted that the present administration in the state has done more harm than good in the state while noting that the Owelle led administration has impoverished the people of Imo state without recourse to conscience.
He also said that it is time to end the wickedness meted out on Imolites hence, his declaration.
Daniel Kanu noted that he has come to serve his people with good vision which includes empowerment, restructuring of educational system, creation of IGR to boost the state economy, payment of salaries and pensions, promotion of poverty alleviation, power distribution amongst others.
He asserted that an individual cannot develop a city rather it is a collective effort of many individuals with like minds. He mentioned that wealth is meant to be distributed because not all can access it thus the need to create an enabling working environment for investors and job creation to curb insecurity.
Hear him “when the youths are empowered to be independent, security takes care of itself.
But when there is no budget for the youths then they engage in social vices which significantly promote insecurity” he said. He assured that if he gets the mandate that he will work to restore lands that were snatched from its owners and as well hand over C of Os to them.
Lastly, Prince Daniel called on Imolites to join him and pursue those he referred to as the tyrants in the state while assuring that his party,APGA, through him or anyone who emerges after the primaries must restore hope to Imo state and will not allow Governor Okorocha to rig 2019 Imo election.
He also promised to protect the people’s mandate if the ticket is given to him.
In their various speeches, Engr Paul Agbala, Chief Jerry Okwukaogu and Chief Peter Ezenwa APGA zonal vice chairman, the state vice chairman and Ideato North LGA chairman respectively expressed satisfaction with the vision of Prince Daniel and charged him to remain a man of integrity while assuring that they will give full support to any aspirant who emerges the party flag bearer after the primaries but promise that it will be fair play for all.
They thanked him for coming to identify and declare under APGA in his hometown first as it is said charity begins at home.