Yesterday, 30th December, 2015, a history was made in Imo State as the Isu, Njaba, Nkwerre and Nwangele Federal Constituency organised a grand reception in of the Chief of Staff, Imo State Government, Ugwumba Uche Nwosu. The Chairman of the Occasion was the Federal Minister of Education (State ), Prof. Chigozie Anthony Anwuka. During his speech, Prof Anthony Anwuka described the Chief of Staff, Ugwumba Uche Nwosu as a well packaged divine gift to Imolites and the Society at large.
Though it was made to be a Constituency event but the ceremony attracted the who is who in Imo State and beyond. Simply put, the Government of Imo State was shut down completely as all roads led to the Eziama Obaire, the venue for the event.
Speaking during the ceremony, the Chairman of the Organising Committee : the Deputy Speaker of Imo State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Ugonna Ozurigbo, (Enyioha) described the reception and honor of Ugwumba Uche Nwosu as long over due. He added that the celebrant has done so well in terms of contributions towards human and infrastructural development withing the zone and State at large.
In separate testimonies, the Leaders of Isu, Njaba, Nkwerre and Nwangele LGAs respectively gave a litany of unprecedented achievements recorded in their various LGAs which are being single handedly delivered by the celebrant or was instrumental towards their realization.
Contributing, the Executive Governor of Imo State ;his excellency, Dr.Owelle Rochas Okorocha OON thanked the parents of Ugwumba Uche Nwosu for bringing him up in a disciplined manner which everybody is reaping the benefits.
He commended Ugwumba Uche Nwosu for his exemplary Leadership that has attracted a lot of unprecedented testimonies. He urged him to keep it up because God is not yet done with him.
Side attractions were procession by various groups from the Constituency and beyond , testifying how Ugwumba Uche Nwosu has impacted in their lives positively while pledging their supports to his Leadership, cultural display etc.
The climax was the conferment of Chieftaincy Title by the Imo State Council of Traditional Rulers led by the Vice – Chairman.