PORT HARCOURT: The Rivers State Chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, has extended her most profound gratitude to the Ikwerre Youth Movement (IYM), the APC family in Etche, Rivers State and all lovers of Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, CON, Honourable Minister for Transportation and former governor of Rivers State for the overwhelming show of love displayed for the former governor during the IYM grand reception held in his honour at Osiokpo and that of APC in Etche over the weekend.
The APC in a statement signed by the party’s Publicity Secretary, Mr. Chris Finebone, and made available to journalists in Port Harcourt today said, “There is no doubt that the people and residents of Rivers State still appreciate the peace, good governance and duty of care for every citizen and resident of Rivers State which characterised the administration of the former governor between October 2007 and May 2015.We share in the pride that as leader of the APC in Rivers State, the legacies of Chibuike Amaechi are appreciated and continue to endear him to a vast majority of the good people of Rivers State as demonstrated by the mammoth crowd that turned up to receive him at all the venues.”
The APC specially thanked the traditional rulers and other community leaders who, despite their personal engagements, spared time to honour their outstanding and cherished son and political leader.
“We implore the people to remain calm, law-abiding and prayerful as the APC will, by God’s grace, occupy Government House Port Harcourt come 2019 and usher in a government that will place the people first by developing our youths through education, capacity development and empowerment and not cultism, thuggery, kidnapping, killing and deception as characterised and promoted by the present government in Rivers State” the party advised.