Lagos - The leadership of the Ebonyi State's People's Democratic Party and other major stakeholders have adopted Health Minister, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu as its consensus governorship candidate, Naij reports.
The announcement was made public after a two-hour meeting of Ebonyi North and Central senatorial zones, which was convened by Governor Martin Elechi.
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Chukwu's endorsement will now lay to rest the rumours of a possible consensus candidate of the party in next year's election. He is currently serving as the Minister of Health and was also formerly the Chief Medical Director of the Ebonyi State University Teaching Hospital.
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