By Chris Udochukwu
The Obi/Datti Movement, Ebonyi State Chapter has planned a townhall meeting to mobilise supports for the Labour Party, (LP) presidential candidates for 2023 general elections.
The townhall meeting tagged “Charity Begins at Home Connference is to hold on Saturday, September 10, 2022 at Nkwuegu Ugbala Grand Square, Old Enugu Road, Abakaliki.
A statement by the spokesperson of the Thirdforce, Dr Yunusa Tanko said the charity begins at home conference would be attended by the top party officials and leaderships of other support groups from Southeast and beyond.
Dr Tanko said a similar townhall meeting which also involved mass awareness rally had been held in Enugu recently to drum supports for Labour Party.
The Thirdforce spokesman further disclosed that the conference was being independently organised and funded by the Ebonyi State Obi/Datti Movement.
He praised the share sacrifices, commitments and love being shown to the Obi/Datti candidacy stressing that, ” never in our recent history have Nigerians shown this kind of love and magnificent sacrifices to candidates of a political party like we are experiencing in the emergence of Obi/Datti candidacy.
“We only had this kind of kind of selfless committed supporters during the first Republic when the likes of Saduana, the great Azikiwe, Awolowo and the rest were on stage.. It shows that Nigeria is going through a moment of rebirth”.
Dr Tanko stressed that the amazing aspect was the fact that such sacrifices were coming from the ordinary Nigerians and not the so called political elites who had hitherto hijacked and held the country hostage.