The All Progressives Congress (APC) Candidate for Abakaliki North constituency in the Ebonyi House of Assembly, Hon Maxwell Umahi has said that the state has benefitted tremendously from the Federal Government to deserve the electorates’ support.
Umahi made the disclosure in an interview noting that it was the premise on which the people should support the party in the 2023 general elections.
The candidate who is Governor David Umahi”s relative, said that the massive transformation of the state in all spheres was due to the ‘fruitful’ relationship between the state and the FG.
“We have recieved massive support from the FG towards life-enhancing interventions in infrastructure, health, education, agriculture among other areas.
“These projects and interventions such as roads, flyovers and empwerment initiatives are glaring and also being utilised by the opposition,”
He noted that the development has made the ongoing consultations by the party’s candidates on the electorate, easy.
“We have achievements to consult the people with and fortunately, no one listens to mere electoral promises again.
“We therefore urge the electorate to shun all unfounded sentiments and support APC candidates at all levels during the elections.
“President Muhammadu Buhari had visited Ebonyi severally to inaugurate projects and interventions which have immensely benefitted the people”.
Umahi said that he was in the race to ensure that laws which would ensure massive youth empowerment are made and implemented.
“The youths hold the key to the economic and social revival of any society.
“Issues that concern them should be in the front-burner as I will emulate the governor in this regard”.