Connect with us


Anambra youths happy with Soludo’s plans to promote local brands



AS THE the newly elected governor of Anambra State is assuming office today,a lot of ndi Anambra are expressing delight on his manifesto hoping that it will all come to, especially on the matters concerning the youth of the state.

  Some youths of the state have expressed happiness over  Soludo’s plan to promote local brands.

  A youth group in the state, Anambra Youth Empowerment Initiative (AYEI), expressed their hope that Soludo’s administration will provide enormous empowerment for young people, provide jobs and stem the tide of insecurity in the state.

  Convener of the group,  Nichodemus Nduka Alor, urged politicians and other leaders in the zone to think towards same line as it can engage the youths and curb youth restiveness and insecurity in the region.

  He said: “We learnt that the demand for akwete clothes has gone up in Anambra because of his decision to be wearing the fabric. He had also divulged plans to market other local brands, including local shoes, Innoson vehicles and drinks made in Anambra.

  “What we owe a man that has these good intentions is our support and prayers. He is a man of integrity and this goodwill has attracted many friends than foes as can be seen in the quality of people in his transition committee that indicated interest to work with him.

  “To us, Soludo is a God’s gift to ndi Anambra and his choice of deputy, Dr. Onyeka Ibezim, a youth, was a step in the right direction. We are confident that the duo will turn around the fortunes of Anambra State.”

  The group said Soludo’s planned policy of promoting indigenous brands is the only way to achieve regional integration and economic harmony in south east, Nigeria.

  They added that Soludo has shown genuine interest in promoting harmony in the south east by wearing and introducing the Akwete cloth in Aba, Abia State for his supporters and followers, as well as his recent declaration to serve locally made drinks and palm wine at the Government House, and at government functions in Anambra State.

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


Top Posts