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The Labour Party has unveiled a former banker identified as Obiora Agbasimalo as the party’s governorship candidate for the 2021 elections in Anambra State scheduled to hold on November 4th this year.
The technocrat turned politician, who is contesting for the first in his career, was unanimously voted as the flag bearer at the party’s governorship primaries which was held yesterday in Nnewi area of the state.
The National Chairman of the Labour Party and presiding chairman of the primaries, Barr. Julius Abure made this announcement at the well-attended event in the commercial town.
According to him; ‘Obiora Agbasimalo is a product of hard work and commitment. We are desirous to change the narrative in the Nigerian state and in Anambra State.
‘You will agree with me that the many challenges the state is having is as a result of failed leadership and we want to commence that journey by changing these narratives.’
Ugochukwu, also urged members of the party to throw their weight behind the candidate in the coming general election. ‘We are winning,’ he declared. ‘Aguata is our own come November 6’ he boasted.
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