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Abia throws weight behind Jonathan's re-election hopes

29 December 2014, 14:57Okoro Chinedu

Lagos - Abia State Governor, Theodore Orji, assured President Goodluck Jonathan of the state’s support in next year’s presidential election.

The incumbent, who leads the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), looks likely to face a stiff challenge from the All Progressives Congress’ (APC’s) Muhammadu Buhari for the top post.

“Abia will be the last state to abandon Jonathan. The President had shown enough interest in the state hence he deserves their support,” Orji said during a fund-raising event held in Umuahia North Local Government Area of the state.

Also read: APC banks on divine intervention in Rivers poll

First Lady, Patience Jonathan, was among the dignitaries at the event.

Several PDP dignitaries as well as officials from the PDP-aligned Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria attended the fund-raiser for the Ohuhu Civic Centre.

– CAJ News

- CAJ News


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