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Women throw weight behind Imo leadership

13 July 2015, 09:43Okoro Chinedu

Lagos - Some women in Imo State have pledged their support for the administration of Governor Rochas Okorocha.

The women, under the umbrella, Nneoma Women, threw their weight behind the administration following a during a solidarity visit to Okorocha’s Deputy, Prince Eze Madumere, in Owerri.

The women also spoke highly of the state’s First Lady.

“Nneoma women have never sold their conscience and we have maintained a high level of integrity by our training by our First lady, Her Excellency, Nneoma Nkechi Okorocha. We are accountable. And women are the strength of any society,” the Zonal Coordinator and the leader of the delegation, Pat Eke, said.

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Chris Akushie, Madumere’s Spokesperson, said his principal welcomed the visit by the women.

“Imo Deputy Governor thanked the women for identifying with him and for their steadfastness in their strong support to the rescue mission government led by Owelle Rochas Okorocha,” said Akushhie.

According to the spokesperson, Madumere stated that the value of women in national development cannot be over emphasized.

“He eulogized the First Lady of Imo State, Nneoma Nkechi Okorocha for her effort at mobilizing Imo women and making people appreciate the strategic position of women in building a productive society.”

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