…As Hon. Onyemaechi assures of full support
The Majority Leader, Imo State House of Assembly and Member representing Owerri West Constituency, Hon. Kanayo Dele Onyemaechi has reiterated how passionate the good people of Owerri West are about state government’s desire to fully implement the white paper on recovery of government and individuals’ assets and properties among other recommendations.
The Lawmaker stated this weekend during the Owerri zone leaders of thought meeting which took place at Rockview hotel, Owerri where youths, women, leaders and stakeholders of Owerri zone extraction unanimously backed the state government’s efforts in retrieving government and private people’s assets converted to private use by former governor Rochas Okorocha.
Addressing Owerri leaders at the event, Hon Onyemaechi who led his colleagues from the House of Assembly maintained that the injustice meted on the good people of Owerri West was massive .
According to the Oforola born legislator, what Okorocha did was a great crime against humanity that should not be swept under the carpet.
The lawmaker who doubles as Chairman, House Committee on Lands and Urban Development was no doubt instrumental to the passage of the bill that reversed the privately owned Eastern Palm University Ogboko to government which was renamed K. O Mbadiwe University at the hallowed chambers. The Egbeejiejeogu Nde Owerri West described the occasion as timely and pledged the unalloyed support of Owerri West towards implementing the white paper to the latter.
Also speaking at the bipartisan meeting, a PDP leader in the state, Chief Ambrose Ejiogu described the occasion as a welcomed development. He maintained that the overall interest of Owerri zone overrides party sentiments.
The Emekuku born elder statesman described the absence of major Owerri zone PDP chieftains at the meeting as unfortunate, noting that the essence of the gathering was beyond party affiliation.
Some leaders present at the occasion include Imo State Deputy Governor, Prof. Placid Njoku, Chief Enyinna Onuegbu, Barr. Willie Amadi, Chief Henry Njoku (Harritex), Barr. Victor Muruako, Hon. Chief Kanayo Onyemaechi (Majority Leader, IMHA), Hon. Samuel Otuibe, Hon. Philip Ejiogu ( Member for Owerri North IMHA) Barr. Obinna Mbata, Rt. Hon Godfrey Dikeocha, Hon. Chief Bright Nwalue, Rt. Hon Kelechi Nwagwu, Hon. Chief Mrs Ada Okwuonu (former Deputy Governor), Barr. Kingsley Ononuju, Hon. Mrs. Chika Ibekwe, Chief Tony Grey Okpe, Chief Gibson Achonwa Njemanze (Oyiga) Evang. Etelbert Okere, Chief Ifeanyi Opara , Hon. Dan Ikpeazu, Chief Sir Fidel Onyeneke, Chief Blydin Amajuruonwu, Traditional rulers of Owerri zone and a host of other leaders.