As the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, continues her Local Government Area campaign tour, the gubernatorial candidate of the party, Professor Chukwuma Soludo has revealed his plans of creating five-billion-naira venture capital fund annually to support young businesses and young entrepreneurs.
Professor Soludo who addressed the party faithful and others who gathered to show solidarity to the party at both Oyi and Dunukofia local government areas explained that the plan is to produce one thousand Youth Millionaires every year.
Correspondent Valentine Mbadugha reports that Professor Soludo while explaining why Anambra should vote for APGA in the coming election also revealed that if elected, his administration will create over one hundred and thirty thousand private sector jobs annually.
Professor Soludo added that his government will make Anambra an industrial, technology and entertainment hub by partnering with foreign companies to establish manufacturing companies in Anambra which will boost the economy and improve income per capital of Ndi Anambra.
Some Stakeholders in the two local governments including, the Member Representing Oyi Constituency in the state House of Assembly, Honourable Charles Obimma and the Commissioner for Children and Women Affairs, Lady Ndidi Mezue while reaffirming that the APGA candidate is the most qualified for the position, assured that they will commit their best to ensure Soludo succeeds Obiano.
The Chairman, Anambra State Physical Planning Board, Barrister Chike Maduekwe and the Director General, Dunukofia Campaign committee, Engineer Emeka Okonkwo maintained that Dunukofia is well prepared for the election and urged their people to ensure they come out in their numbers, vote for APGA and protect their votes for the benefit of the state.
Professor Soludo was accompanied by his wife, Nonye, the deputy gubernatorial candidate of APGA, Dr Onyekachukwu Ibezim, the Director General, APGA Campaign Committee and Secretary to the State Government, Professor Solo Chukwulobelu, Some BOT members of APGA, among others.
Professor Soludo and his entourage were received at the two local government areas by their major stakeholders, thousands of party faithful, traditional rulers, the youths, women, people living with disability, students, and non-indigenes of the state who are residents in the Local Government Areas.