The executives and members of Cleanse and Clean Abia Group (CACAG) has given a Bishop of Methodist Church Nigeria, Sunday Onuoha, 14 Days to declare his interest to contest the 2023 Gubernatorial election.
In a communique issued after their meeting on 31st of March, 2022, in Umuahia, Abia State, the group said having scrutinized and x-rayed the list of eminently qualified ndi Abia that are fit and proper to lead Abia State together with the list of aspirants who are already jostling for the governorship ticket of various political parties, observed that Bishop Sunday Onuoha towers above others in terms of verifiable and impressive antecedents, integrity, academic qualifications, pedigree, administrative sagacity and wealth of experience.
The communique jointly signed by the convener, Hon Uchenna Emehelu; Chief Mrs Oge Nnatu, Secretary; Dr Chidera Onyenka, Publicity Secretary; Sir Stephen Omile, member; Mrs Joy Inyi, Woman leader and Mr Paul Kalu, youth leader, said, “Bishop Sunday Onuoha is the Bishop of the masses, entrepreneur, a perfect gentleman, humble, reliable, open minded, firm in action, serial employer of labour, silent philanthropist, peacemaker, bridge builder, unifier, pacesetter, global citizen, a great Minister of the gospel, to mention but a few. In him, we have a man with a clean heart, and unblemished record.
“He is a man filled with the milk of human kindness. Historically, since 1999, various leaders have emerged to lead ndi Abia. From 1999 to 2007, a businessman in the person of His Excellency Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu led Abia State. From 2007 to 2011, a technocrat in the person of His Excellency Chief Theodore Ahamefule Orji led Abia State.
“Presently, Abia State is being led by an academician in the person of His Excellency Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu.