3rd October, 2018
Ekene Uzodinma Picks UPP Nomination Form For Enugu Governorship
An industrialist, Ekene Uzodinma has picked the United Progressive
Party Nomination Form for Enugu State Governorship Election.
National Chairman of the Party, Chief Dr. Chekwas Okorie presented the
Form to him at the National Secretariat, Abuja on Wednesday 3rd
Uzodinma expressed confidence that he will win the forthcoming
gubernatorial poll in Enugu State on UPP platform.
He said he is on a rescue mission to save the longsuffering people of
Enugu State from inept, visionless and purposeless leadership that has
impeded development of the State since 1999.
He pledged to transform Enugu State if voted into Office in 2019
governorship election in the State and implement a development scheme
called “The New Enugu Project (TNEP)”. TNEP is aimed at creating and
charting a common course to a glorious future which will be fair to
all Ndi Enugu and Nigerians at large.
Uzodinma said he has developed a blueprint for governing Enugu State
and assembled a think-tank that will ensure rapid advancement of the
A grassroots politician and administrator, Uzodinma said the good
people of Enugu State are tired of the prevalent status quo and have
decided to take their destinies in their hands and return power to the
He frowned at the endemic irresponsibility and non-responsive
leadership of the PDP-led government in Enugu State and called on the
electorate to vote for UPP candidates in all positions in 2019 general
Uzodinma said he has developed five strategic master-plans that will
restore Enugu State as commercial and tourism centre in Nigeria as
obtainable in the Eastern Region of the 1960s with Enugu as its
He said the torch of democracy, liberty and development has been
passed to the youth with the enactment of the “Not-Too-Young-To-Run
Act,” sponsored by the UPP member in the House of Representatives,
Hon. Tony Nwulu, the party’s aspirant for Imo State governorship. He
urged Nigerians to identify with the party’s candidates in all
Uzodinma is the Chief Executive Officer, Excellent Projects Nigeria
Limited, TREG – a Real Estate Management and Development Firm and
Ex-Integrated and Agro Allied Industries – an agro production,
processing, preservation and packaging company.
He is a graduate of Computer Science and Engineering, Enugu State
University of Science and Technology, a Chartered Member of the
Nigerian Institute of Management and a certified member of the
Projects Management Institute.
SENIOR SPECIAL ASSISTANT, MEDIA.