Former Governor of Imo State, Ikedi Ohakim, on Friday, extolled the qualities of Imo East All Progressives Congress, APC, Senatorial Candidate, Prince Alex Mbata.
Ohakim, told a mammoth crowd of eminent Imolites, including Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodimma, that Mbata, is an epitome of humility.
“Prince Alex Mbata is the most humble person I have ever come across.
“He is a straight forward person, and I call on public office seekers in Imo State to emulate him” the former governor told his guests.
Ohakim said he organized the dinner party as part of activities to celebrate the 40th birthday anniversary of his marriage.
He praised the efforts of Governor Hope Uzodimma, which he noted, is geared towards the development of Imo State and called on Imolites to support the efforts of his administration.
Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodimma commended Governor Ohakim for hosting the hub of prominent Imolites, stating peace is a major component to ensure the development and progress of Imo State.
Among dignatries who attended the event include the Deputy Governor of Imo State, Prof Placid Njoku, Wife of the Governor, Barr Chioma Uzodimma, National Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Samuel Anyanwu, Secretary to the Government of Imo State, Cosmas Iwu, Speaker, Imo State House of Assembly, Hon Emeka Nduka, business mogul, Tony Chukwu, members of the Imo State House of Assembly, such as Deputy Speaker, Hon Chyna Iwuanyanwu,Senator Chris Anyanwu, Chief Henry Njoku (Harritex), Senator Osita Izunaso, General Jack Ogunewe (retd), Ken Njemanze (SAN), former Speaker, Imo State House of Assembly, Godfrey Dikeocha, Vitalis Ajumbe, Hon Chikwem Onuoha, Willie Amadi, Wife of the former Governor Ohakim, Chioma, and many other prominent Imolites.