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It was like a surprising package on Sunday 20th of September 2020 when the First Lady of Imo State Barrister Mrs Chioma Hope Uzodinma made her first appearance in a major function organised by the State since her husband (Senator Hope Uzodinma) became Governor.
The first lady who was fully prepared to assume office came in with her entourage at 11:45 am at Heroes Square, venue for this year August meeting grand finale.
She took the centre stage after being received by all the government appointees that were at Heroes Square. Before her arrival, people from different walks of life including Bar (Mrs) Chioma Ohakim (former First Lady of Imo State) joined hand to welcome the Governor’s wife gorgeously dressed for the occasion and was admired by thousands of people that graced the occasion.
It could be recalled that Barr Chioma Uzodinma has not been physically seen since the August started in Aboh Mbaise Local Government Area since last month. It was the commissioner in charge of Gender Hon Nkechinyere Ugwu that represented her during the tour to the 27 LGAs of Imo State.
Moreover, the office of the First Lady was said to have been closed down and those working there were reported to have been posted out to the ministries at the State Secretariat.
Having appeared at the grand finale of this year August meeting with Imo women, the Governor’s wife assured Imo people that she will now be at their service, adding that she has fully assumed office.
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