By the Editor
The United Brothers Club popularly known as Internal Brothers on Saturday, dedicated its newly acquired four plots of land worth 22million, to God.
The President of the club, Hon Charlse Akpu-Enika said during the dedication on the land situated at Obama area of Abakaliki, that God manifested his greatness though the acquisition.
Akpuenika who is the Commissioner for Youth Development and Sports in Ebonyi profusely thanked Governor David Umahi for his immense love for the club which has led to its growth.
“We have imbibed his message of love and unity which had enabled us achieve great feats such as this.
“Acquiring such expanse of land is no mean feat and this shows that with continued love and unity among members we would achieve greater feats”.
He noted that the club has decided to make the governor its Grand Patron and pay an appreciative courtesy call on him.
“We would present the documents of the land to the governor and seek his continued blessings and support.
“We also thank the incoming Governor of the state who is the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt.Hon Francis Nwifuru, also a member of the club.
“I also thank the incoming House of Representatives member representing Izzi/ Abakaliki federal constituency, Chief Emma Uguru, that of the Abakaliki North state constituency, Hon. Maxwell Umahi among other stakeholders,” he said.
He remarked that work was expected to commence on the land by Wednesday, November 9 as the club hoped to organise its 2022 end of the year celebrations on its headquarters to be constructed on the land.
Chief Emmanuel Uguru, a Top Member of the club who performed the traditional blessing rites commended the members for their tenacity which has made it grow beyong limits.
“I encourage you to be steadfast in unity to achieve more feats which would project the club beyond the shores of this state and Nigeria.
“God will help us achieve all intensions of acquiring this land and grant us long life and prosperity to see to the completion of all projects on this land”.
He thanked Governor David Umahi for ensuring that peace and unity reigned among citizens of the state which the club had imbibed for continued greatness.
Barr. Emeka Anosike, the Secretary of the club thanked the members for their cooperation and called for sustained synergy for continued growth.
“We pray against every negative tendency on the land but the fulfilment of all aspirations”.
The President, Hon Akpu-Enika later constituted a project committee for the land to ensure the actualization of all projects on it.