Ahead of the 2023 General Election, Anambra Central Senatorial race took a new turn as Rt Hon Dozie Nwankwo populary known as “Onye Ndozi” declared his intention to contest the Anambra Central senatorial seat come 2023 under the platform of APGA.
Dozie Nwankwo is currently serving as the Federal Representative for Anaocha/Njikoka/Dunukofia constituency in the 9th National Assembly.
Nwankwo made his ambition public at the Graceland Villa, home of APGA National Chairman, Ozonkpu Dr Victor Ike Oye in Amawbia, Anambra State where he hosted major stakeholders from Anambra Central
Onye Ndozi as he is fondly called in his speech, said that as onye Anambra, the onus lies on him to first consult and made known his ambition to his ebullient APGA National Chairman, Ozonkpu Dr Victor Ike Oye because anaghi ahapu isi aka agba uriam – that is, one cannot disregard the importance of the thumb.
He reiterated his numerous constituency projects and assured the people that if given the opportunity to fly the party’s flag, he will not only touch lives but will make Anambra Central senatorial zone an envy to many.
In his reaction, APGA National Chairman, Dr Oye extolled the good works of Onye Ndozi, who he decribed as a staunch party man based on his contributions to the sustainance and development of the party.