From Ovat Mike,
Anambra State Chapter Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Chief Basil Ejidike has said that the ongoing registration and re-validation exercise across the 21 local government area of Anambra has increased the chances of the party winning the November 6, governorship election in the state.
Ejidike who spoke to Journalists shortly after an emergency meeting, held in Awka on Tuesday, with all the governorship aspirants contesting under the APC platform to update them on the ongoing membership exercise in the state, expressed satisfaction over member’s corporation.
He said the exercise will also enable the party to have accurate data of her members ahead of the 2023 general election.
He said that the aim of the meeting was to inform the aspirants about the working condition of the registrars, employed for the registration and re-validation exercise in Anambra state.
He said those employed for the registration job had not received their payment for three months now, adding that the amount being owed them is eighty one million naira and the aspirants have unanimously agreed to raise the funds as soon as possible.
“These are the challenges that prompted this emergency meeting. I appreciate all the aspirants who find time at this critical period of delegates consultation for the forthcoming June 26 Primaries to honor the invitation”.
“As I speak to you right, new and old members are coming into the party on daily basis from their various designated point to register and re-validate their membership to enable them join the moving party led by President Mohammadu Buhari.
He said the objective of the membership registration is to grow and strengthen the party from the grassroots. Ejidike urged the party faithful to avail themselves of the opportunity provided by the exercise to get re-validated.