Several reasons have been attributed why the United Progressive Party, UPP has what it takes to produce the next Governor of Imo State and other elective offices in 2019.
This was disclosed by Hon. Kelechi Chukwu, the Director General, Mezie Imo 2019 campaign organization of a leading UPP governorship aspirant, Hon.Tony Nwulu.
Chukwu said it has become evident that the UPP has emerged as one of the leading political parties in Imo State and a beautiful bride for all leading aspirants gunning for elective positions in the State.
According to him, the party has attracted wave of enthusiasm from Imolites and is now a rallying point for Imolites who have embraced the party as their own and a vehicle that conveys their expectations to reality.
He said “The UPP with the tiger as it’s symbol has become a major force in the State and has imbibed the ideology of hardwork, rebuilding our society and right to determine a new Imo State where all views will be freely expressed and the rule of law fully observed”he said
He said the party has to its credit one of the staunch pillars, Hon.Tony Nwulu , a governorship aspirant on the party’s platform who had initiated the Not Too Young To Run Act, which has given Youths across the country and beyond the opportunity to take active part in governance and leadership.
” Let it to be on record that the UPP is at today the only political party in Nigeria that has deliberately taken steps to yielding to the demands of the people by reducing drastically the fees for Nomination and Expression of Interest Forms. A unique opportunity for the youths and our aged ones to fully realize their political dreams and aspirations” he said
Chukwu said the UPP remain the only party that is rancour free and devoid of those ugly scenarios seen in other political parties.
” In the UPP, we offer a level playing ground for all. Equality is our watchword, united and love is our bond” he said.
He called on aspirants of sound pedigree and popularity to join the UPP.