Barr. Chima Anozie popularly known as “Home Base” from Owerri North LGA, Imo State, on Sunday declared to run for the Imo State gubernatorial race under the platform of All Progressive Congress (APC).
The ceremony which was held in his hometown, Orji, witnessed people from all sundry who pledged their allegiance on a man who refused to be among the ‘Coalition group or Agburu anyi’ (Our Race) in APC; choosing the entire Imo people as his ‘Agburu’ (race).
Speaking to newsmen, he said “being the Governor of the state, Imo must return to it’s lost glory. It is a professional state that has technocrats and is the most intelligent state in Nigeria.
“I am going to give the students a free education with the most qualitative education”. ” I will also award scholarships to the best graduating students every year by sending them overseas for further studies.”
The third tier government will be recognized and there will also be equity in all the sectors; none will be abandoned.
Lastly, I will make sure no project started by the previous government will be abandoned, it is our money and must be completed,” I shall do all these and many more not by my power but through our Lord Jesus Christ and the intercession of his mother to whom all my strength comes from”, he added.