The Leader of Team Ihedioha Campaign Organization in Avuvu, Inyishi-Umudim and Okwu, Ugirike, Eziama wards in Ikeduru L.G.A. of Imo State and agro business man, Dr. Anslem Opara has stated that Rt Hon Emeka Ihedioha is a force to reckon with in Imo and Nigerian politics. He made the assertion during “Team Ihedioha inauguration recently at Amanwozuzu Iho in Ikeduru L.G.A. of Imo State.
Speaking to journalists after the inauguration that attracted mammoth crowd from all parts of Ikeduru, Dr. Opara who was beaming with smiles throughout the chat with journalists, went further to say that the mammoth crowd that welcomed Rt. Hon Emeka Ihedioha is an indication that he is the people’s choice any day, any time. He posited that “Team Ihedioha is a voluntary movement geared towards mobilizing and sensitizing people towards Hon Ihedioha’s governorship ambition for 2019. He further stated that “Team Ihedioha movement is geared towards selecting and training dedicated foot soldiers who will ensure that votes casted for Hon. Emeka Ihedioha is not stolen by any person or group of persons.
The highlight of the occasion was the speech that touches the heart which Rt. Hon Ihedioha delivered during the occasion, where he opened the eyes of people on how he has helped Ikeduru people both in human capacity building, securing of employment in National Assembly and road constructions in and around Ikeduru. In a response speech, Amb Uche Ogbuagu thanked Hon Ihedioha for his magnanimity and love for Ikeduru people and advised them not to be deceived because “all that glitters are not gold”. He said that everybody present knows what he does to earn a living and that he not a 419 man or a letter writer and that was his reason to work with Hon Emeka Ihedioha whom he described as a clean and honest personality. He equally use the opportunity to inform Ikeduru that he is running for House of Assembly and he is counting on them to give him and Hon Ihedioha hundred percent support, because they have paid their dues by what they have done in the area. He pointed that his two radio stations has given employment to many Ikeduru sons and daughters and nobody can equal him among those jostling for the Ikeduru House of Assembly seat.
The occasion attracted very important personalities from Ikeduru and beyond who came to identify with Rt. Hon Ihedioha governorship aspiration.