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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has appointed the senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial District, Sen. Uche Ekwunife, as the Director-General of its campaign for Anambra governorship election.

The Governor of Adamawa State, Ahmadu Fintiri, made this known to journalists in Abuja on Sunday following a meeting of the party’s leadership.

He said the decision was reached at the meeting held with governors, members of the National Working Committee and some of the aspirants who participated in the election.

Governor Fintiri expressed satisfaction with the preparation being made for the election and the reconciliation of all aspirants for the election.

“We carried out the directives of our governors and reconciled all the aggrieved aspirants and it was unanimously agreed that Ekwunife be appointed the campaign director and she is so appointed,” he said.

“With her appointment, the campaigns for PDP recapturing Anambra will soon kick off. All aspirants have been reconciled.

“Anambra state belongs to the PDP and this will be confirmed at the November 6 governorship election.”

PDP National Chairman, Uche Secondus, expressed hope that PDP would emerge victorious in the coming election slated November 6, 2021.

He urged all the aspirants who participated in the primaries, to put the past behind them and work together for the good of the party.

Sen. Ekwunife, who accepted the responsibility, pledged to work together with all stakeholders to attain victory for the PDP.

She said she would use her vast political network in campaign for the party to win the election.

The PDP candidate for the state governorship election, Valentine Ozigbo, said with the reconciliation, the PDP was poised to take over Anambra.

He added that with two senators and virtually all members of the State House of Assembly produced by PDP, the party would reclaim Anambra.

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