Today, the 23rd September, 2018, His Excellency, Dr Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Governor Enugu State, accompanied by the Deputy Governor Mrs Cecilia Ezeilo and the Speaker Enugu State House of Assembly Rt Hon Edward Ubosi, Leader Enugu State House of Assembly Rt Hon Ike Ezeugwu and a host of other top government officials will storm to Ogrute Enugu Ezike, Igbo Eze North Local Government Area, to partake in a high octane event dubbed POLITICS MEETS ENTERTAINMENT, being a musical / comedy concert organised in his honour by Prince Emeka MAMAH, Ide in collaboration with the GOOD AMBASSADORS FOR GBURUGBURU.

The concert will be headlined with performances by the veteran actor and comedic Nkem Owo (Osu Ofia), the Yori Yori crooners Bracket, Junior Pope, our own MaxMarcel, Nani Boi the Nsukka Ogabuaga and prolific entertainer, the rising star comedian Sister Ukamaka, the wave making Comedienne Mavy De Jones, Mc Viju, DJ Fx2, and host of others. Lighting the horizon of Ogrute will be the performance of many upcoming artistes waiting to grow their talents. According to Prince Mama the essence of today’s event is ostensibly to celebrate His Excellency for his many firsts in the service of Enugu, among which includes but not limited to, being the first governor to mainstream quality bipartisanship in Enugu State Polity, run an all inclusive governance, the first to embark on an aggressive rural development programme that touch the length and breath of Enugu State and many more. He further notes that Governor Ugwuanyi became the first Governor since the creation of Enugu State to be conferred with a Chieftaincy title by Enugu State Traditional Rulers Council and also the only Governor in the history of PDP that is being returned unopposed by the Party delegates, both which go a long way to give credence to the generally accepted position of the people that the Governor is a natural leader.

The GOOD AMBASSADORS for GBURUGBURU, we can recollect was formed in 2014 and has remained one of the leading support groups in Enugu State working for the success of His Excellency and his reelection come 2019. Prince Emeka Mama stated that the group will use today’s occasion not only to celebrate the Governor but to endorse him for second term in office and complete victory for PDP in Enugu State and Nigeria.

Story by Onyekachi C. Ugwu