The member representing Arochukwu/Ohafia federal constituency in the green chamber of the National Assembly, Hon Uko Nkole, has won the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ticket for 2019 election.
Nkole who is widely loved and fondly called “Mr Project”, received 202 votes to emerge winner of the delegate election conducted at Ohafia.
Speaking to newsmen after his election to fly the flag of the PDP in next year’s general election, Chief Nkole thanked the members of the party for showing faith with him and promised to do more to bring development to the area.
“I appreciate God and our party members for their steadfast love and support. Our party men and women have been wonderful and that includes my opponents who are worthy contestants too. Together, we will work to advance the cause of our people and also ensure a landslide victory for Governor Ikpeazu and all our candidates in 2019.”
Hon. Uko Nkole 202
Chief Arua Arunsi 60
Engr John Eke 1
Chief Ume Kalu, SAN, 0