2019 promises to witness new, as well as returning members into the two chambers of the National Assembly.
The Orlu/Orsu/Oru-East Federal Constituency will not be left out as the incumbent House of Reps member for the Fedcon will be quitting to make way for another from the Orlu Local Government Area of the constituency.
Hon. Mayor Chukwudi Eze (Ikenga Orlu) PDP Rep Aspirant from Okporo Orlu LGA
Many aspirants from Orlu from all political parties have been declaring interest, and even working assiduously to clinch the ticket of their various parties. Chiefly among these aspirants are Chief Felix Chidi Idiga of the JAFAC Group; a multi-billionaire and philanthropist running under the platform of the APC; Hon. Mayor Eze who once served in the capacity of Rep between 2007 and 2011 and is now seeking a re-election. Eze is running under the PDP.
Chief Felix Chidi Idiga (JAFAC) APC Rep Aspirant from Amaifeke Orlu LGA
Nze Elvis Agukwe was a former Commissioner for Information and Strategies under the Dr. Ikedi Ohakim administration and aspiring under the APC.
Barr. Chidi Nwuke is from Umuowa; a seasoned lawyer with many years of experiences in political litigation. Nwuke is running under the PDP, and perhaps the only aspirants from the Isu clan of Orlu LGA. The clan rightly or wrongly is claiming right to the 2019 slot and appealing to emotions.
Nze Elvis Agukwe (Ide Political) APC Rep Aspirant from Okwabala-Ihioma Orlu LGA
It is not yet clear if other contenders are seriously joining the race, but for these.
At the end of elections in 2019, one of them from Orlu LGA shall be emerging.
Barr. Chidi Nwuke PDP Rep Aspirant from Umuowa Orlu LGA
From next week, gregnwadikeblog.com shall commence complete profiling of these aspirants for readers to know them as well as read their manifestos. At the end, we shall set a mock vote to know who among them is fit to represent the Orlu/Orsu/Oru-East Federal Constituency in Abuja.
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