ORLU POLITICAL SUMMIT, 2017: Uche Nwosu commends Orlu Zonal Leaders for coming together to speak with one voice
By Nwadike Chikezie
Saturday August 12th, 2017 saw the gathering of some Politicians and party Leaders of Orlu Zone extraction who Assembly at the famous Nkwerre Country Club In Nkwerre local government Area of Imo State, to speak with one voice, reaffirms their commitment towards maintaining and sustaining the Leadership position of Orlu Zone in Imo State politics.
The maiden edition of Orlu Political Summit with the theme: "ORLU FIRST" has a predetermined goals, which is to promote and champion the Orlu governorship interest in the 2019 gubernatorial election in Imo State.
Addressing the politicians from Orlu Zone, Ugwumba Uche Nwosu thanked the organisers of the Summit for the wisdom to straighten the Unity amongst them.
According to him, there is always a time in the life of a man whereby he will set aside his personal interest to think about the general interest with reference to the future or the unborn generation.
He charged all political heavy weights from the Zone, the leaders and the led to eschew bitterness and politics of "pull him down syndrome" while affirming that with Unity of Purpose and direction, Orlu Zone which dictates the political direction of Imo State political will always be looked upon and respected because of their strength.
Adding his voice, the chairman of the organizing committee who was once commissioner for Information, Imo State, Nze Elvis Agukwe informed that the reason for the summit is not far fetched from the fact that there is need to discuss political future of Orlu Zone and also provide direction.
According to him, aside the top plum job of Imo State political space, there is also need to hold political office holders accountable based on their impacts towards the development of Orlu Zone.