In celebrating the fulfillment of their aim since establishment in 2011 to ensure that they make him Governor of Imo State,some political moguls in the state under the pressure group known as “Emeka Ihedioha Solidarity Movement,EISM,ably led by the Director General,Chief Sir.Kingsley Ekwubiri,JP,was on last Saturday,May 18th 2019 at the Villa Garden Hotels Owerri,held a Victory/Solidarity Merit Award in honour of their principal,Rt.Hon.Emeka Ihedioha,the Imo Governor-Elect.
The epoch making event attracted the Governor Elect as the Special Guest of Honour,who was unavoidably absent but presented,whereas the Chief Host was Captain Henry Omeogu,who acted as the Chairman Volunteer/Support Groups,while the Sponsor,Bro.Geoffrey Nwankwo (Thisday),the Grand Patron of EISM,who is also the Managing Director of Gay May Industries Ltd.
Moreso,the Committee Chairman of Victory/Solidarity Merit Award,Hon.Deacon Henry Onyema Anthony and the Secretary, Miss Uju Nwaodu,amongst other members of the Movement collectively expressed satisfaction to achieve victory in the last Imo Guber polls.
Those respected and honoured with various awards by the leadership of EISM are: Sir.Mike Okiro,a retired IGP of Nigeria,Hon.Chief Chibuzo Obi Iheme,aka Bayaya,the CEO of St.Cosi Group of Companies,Lolo Engr.Petrolina Okoroji (Okwesiri-Eze) and the Director General of Zanders Radio FM/Tv,Chief Lolo Becky Zanders, and the Regional Director of Kenney Healthcare,Chief Sir.Dr.Richard Adiele,amongst dignitaries from across the state.
In his words shortly after the award ceremony,the DG of EISM,Chief Sir.Kingsley Ekwubiri (JP),expressed satisfaction,excitement and fulfilled with 2019 Imo guber victory of the Imo Governor-Elect,Rt.Hon.Emeka Ihedioha,which according to the DG was described as a mission started since 2011 as one of his domestic aides.
Chief Ekwubiri while speaking to newsmen revealed that in the past years he expressively told his principal,Chief Ihedioha that he is going to be elected and sworn-in as governor in Imo State,even before he joined his political aspiration into lawmaking.
“Today,all our electoral efforts are not in vain rather a huge success to the glory of God. With Ihedioha as governor,Imolites shall rejoice and benefit from the dividends of democracy.Days of imposition,impunity and injustice are gone in Imo. Ihedioha is a refined person,tested and trusted in leadership”,Ekwubiri submitted.
The EISM DG therefore enjoined all the awardees and the members of the movement to always to be united,focused,committed towards the growth of the group and drum their political support to encourage Rt.Hon.Ihedioha.