By Chuks Nwokeji
All Progressives Congress,( APC) has set every machinery in motion for massive membership drive in Imo State.
Imo State Governor Owelle Anayo Okorocha, disclosed the determination of the leadership of the party in the state to canvass and convert as many people as possible into its camp, during a meeting with the party members and members of State Development Council, held at Sam Mbakwe Executive Chambers ,Government House Owerri.
The state governor passionately appealed to his fellow Igbos and other ethnic nationalities resident in the state to endeavor to register in large numbers with the APC, during its ongoing nationwide registration of members.
Owelle Okorocha, explained that APC in Imo State is targeting to register not less than One Million people into its fold, so as to strengthen the party and consolidate the support base of the APC led federal government in Nigeria.
According to the governor, there is wisdom in joining APC which is the ruling party, he urged all Imo indigenes and by extension Igbos to join APC so that they can continue to attract dividends of democracy to their people.
Imo State Governor who is the also the Chairman of APC Governors` Forum, seized the opportunity to commend former Senate President Chief Ken Nnamani and former Minister Chief Jim Nwobodo for their decision to defect from Peoples Democratic Party to All Progressives Congress.