A frontline governorship aspirant in the November 6 election in Anambra State, Lady Chidi Onyemelukwe has expressed confidence that the anticipated success of the party at the general election would not be hampered by intra-party squabbles or litigations.
Onyemelukwe in a statement issued by her Campaign Organisation (LCO Team Trinity) said she looked forward to PDP Headquarters providing aspirants with the final outcome of the exercise within the ambit of the party’s electoral calendar and INEC’s requirements.
She said her attitude and that of her campaign organisation had always been that the PDP umbrella was large enough to accommodate all party members.
The statement read in part, “We welcome the overall constructive and peaceful nature of the electoral process so far, despite reported hitches in some areas and on-going appeals.
“We look forward to PDP Headquarters officially providing all aspirants with the final outcome of the exercise within the ambit of the party’s electoral calendar and INEC’s requirements.
“Our campaign organization continues to follow closely, ongoing activities within the Anambra PDP family, and are elated by LCO’s performance per field assessment and feedback from the just concluded ad-hoc delegate elections.
“We wish to restate our total commitment to the pursuit of party unity regardless of all the court related issues.
“It is the honest hope and prayer of our principal, Lady Chidi Onyemelukwe, that the anticipated success of our party at the general election is not hampered by intra-party squabbles or litigations.
“We are cognizant of the hard work undertaken to rebuild our party since 2017. Efforts must be made for our party not to regress to the erstwhile fractious period.
“The attitude of our principal and our campaign organisation has always been that the PDP umbrella is large enough to accommodate us all.
“From our interactions so far with Ndi Anambra, we are aware that our people are indeed desirous of the restoration of Anambra State to the right path to greatness; and that they are looking up to the PDP to lead that charge.
“Lady Chidi Onyemelukwe, as a frontline aspirant for the Governorship of Anambra State, remains focused on the mission of securing the PDP ticket and winning the 2021 gubernatorial election. In keeping with her personality, mission and commitment, our campaign activities remain policy and issue-focused.
“While looking forward with great confidence to the June 26, 2021 primaries, we are convinced that the forthcoming election in November is ours to win. Lady Chidi Onyemelukwe is committed to leading our great party to victory.
“Yet, our best shot at victory will clearly, be through party unity.”