The APC primary election was immediately welcomed by Chief Jim Nwobodo, the chairman of the Anambra APC Election Planning and Strategy Committee who enjoined all aspirants to keep to their promise to support the winner.
Nwobodo in a statement said: “I congratulate Dr. Nwoye for the overwhelming mandate. This is a victory for the APC and all the aspirants for the peaceful manner they conducted themselves at the primary.
“I wish to use this opportunity to remind all the aspirants of their commitment to support whoever emerges as the party flag bearer. And appeal to you to join Dr. Tony Nwoye and form a formidable campaign team that would secure victory for our party, the APC, in the forthcoming November, 2017, Governorship Election.
“I also congratulate the Governor of Borno State, Alhaji Kashim Shettima, and his Committee for conducting a free, credible and rancour-free primary in the state, making it the first time any political party would conduct such a transparent and rancour free primary in the state.Source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2017/08/keep-word-nwobodo-tells-apc-aspirants/