The businessman and face behind Transcorp Hilton, Valentine Ozigbo, has declared his intention to run for the 2021 governorship election in Anambra State on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
The formal declaration took place a few days ago at the party’s meeting in Amesi Ward, Aguata area of the state.
Ozigbo, while addressing members of the party, promised to bring governance closer to the masses if elected into the office.
He noted that he only joined the race to give back to the people and take governance to the grassroots where people would feel the impact of the government.
The businessman turned politician further stated that his campaign mantra was based on four foundations, including youth empowerment, scholarship, business empowerment and seasonal concerts.
Also speaking at the occasion, the ward chairman, Afam Okpalauzegbu, urged members to support Ozigbo to actualize his dream by emerging as the next governor of the state.