The Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria, (RTEAN) Ebonyi State chapter has congratulated Governor David Umahi on winning the re-run primary elections of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the southern senatorial zone.
Umahi polled a total of 250 votes on Sunday to clinch the Ebonyi South Senatorial ticket of the APC, following a Federal High Court judgment in Abakaliki that a fresh primary election be conducted.
The State chairman, Comrade James Igwe, said in a statement forwarded to Eye witness News that Umahi’s victory was a cheering news to his members and expressed confidence that his good leadership style would be needed at the Senate for the interest of his people and the entire Country.
Igwe congratulated the people of Ebonyi South for choosing Umahi to represent them.
The statement thus:
“The members of Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria, RTEAN, Ebonyi State chapter has received with gladness the cheering news from the All Progressives Congress Ebonyi South primary re-run election which Your Excellency, Engr. David Umahi won fair and square.
“Consequently, RTEAN Ebonyi State chapter hereby congratulates Your Excellency and the good people of Ebonyi South who will be lucky to enjoy your robust representation in the Nigerian Senate from June, 2023.
“RTEAN, Ebonyi State chapter also celebrates the fact that Your Excellency’s vast leadership experiences will begin to bear on our national laws.
The path-finder of Ebonyi State
An excellent transformer whose road network and other projects speak volumes
“A man of great vision and courageous political will
The incoming senator representing Ebonyi South senatorial district of Ebonyi State – His Excellency, Engr David Nweze Umahi (Akubaroha 1)”. it stated.