After many years of dedication and human capital development, a philanthropist, Ambassador Bishop Emeka Michael Nwankpa has inaugurated a powerful political structure called the Lion Squad as his structure for 2023 general elections with a charge on members to galvanise the nook and cranny of Abia state for the change Abia needs come 2023.
At a colourful occasion held at Chief Chuku Wachuku stadium, Bishop Nwankpa insisted that the years of locusts and bad leadership seen in Abia is over and informed the members of Lion Squad that they are to go to house to house to spread the gospel of change .
He stated that Abia which has become a mockery in the league of states can no longer be same as technocrats and men who has proven track record, adding that all must come this time to salvage the state from failed politicians.
He hinted that the Lion squad has been in existence since 2019 but that he decided to be silent as he wanted to be sure that they share in his vision.
Bishop Dr.Emeka Nwankpa said that his three structures Aziza Ndigbo, Ben Foundation, and Lion squad are the main structures which will galvanise the whole Abia citizens for the soul aim of salvaging the state. He said that for the past 16years, his Foundation has touched lives, trained people in scholarship and bursary, built houses for indigent members of the society among other deeds.
He finally reminded them that his purpose of forming all three structures which is today in existence in the 17 local government areas of the state is to make sure that APC takes over power from the failed PDP in 2023.
Also speaking, the local government Chairman of Apc in isiala ngwa North admonished the members of Lion Squad that for any structure to succeed, they must make sacrifices and mobilize widely. He advised members to shun double standard and sabotage as this vices will prevent a structure from thriving and winning elections.
Earlier in their remarks, Mark Okikeoma, Kelechi Samuel, and leader Ndubuisi Nwachukwu appreciated Bishop Dr. Emeka Nwankpa for inaugurating them today, and promised to continue their house to house campaign to make sure that Abians believe in quality leadership.
Correspondent reports that large crowd of supporters trooped out en mass to identify with the convener Amb. Bishop Emeka Nwankpa while a pro group in Lion squad called Diamond Ladies spiced the event with their cultural dance.