Today 3rd February witnessed a remarkable and historical event at the Imo Youths Political Summit which held at Titanic View Hotel.
It was a gathering of who is who, various political groups, association and great minds. The coming together of best brains as Imo youths across party line today made a policy statement and resolution on who the Governor of IMO state come 2019 should be.
The event was hosted by Imo State Council of Youths. Moderated by a youth general from the oil kingdom. A fighter who never say die; Hon. Jeff Nwoha.
The youths came in their numbers to make a statement that youths have been marginalised in the Nigeria political space. After all deliberations, a legislative assignment was performed by the Speaker Youth Assembly of Nigeria, the Rt Hon. Samuel Godstime.
Hon. Acho Ihim and Ugwumba Uche Nwosu were nominated and a voice vote was conducted. Ugwumba Uche Nwosu won the voice vote. To this end, IMO YOUTHS have once again demonstrated that YOUTHS MUST OCCUPY 2019.
The endorsement for Ugwumba Uche Nwosu today was across party lines, all the various zones came together to say: \”come 2019, on one united Imo we stand. It is not about mediocrity, clamour for zone. It is whom the cap fits, let him wear it provided he/she is a youth.\”
Delegates were asked to nominate various candidates of their choice. Among all the names droped, Ugwumba Uche Nwosu was adopted.