The people of Igwe, Uwokwu area of Oju in Benue state have promised to massively support one of their own Chief Nelson Alapa.
Making the declaration on Sunday when Chief Nelson Alapa went to intimate them on his ambition to represent the zone at the red chamber of the National Assembly, President Igwe Progress Union IPU, Mr Peter Ochekpe said as a son of the soil they would support him resoundingly based on his antecedents and achievements while in the house of Representatives.
In his remark professor John Enyi who was represented by hon Victor ocho assured Chief Alapa of hundred percent support by the people in all the wards in the area.
In a separate remark , the Senatorial hopeful Chief Nelson Alapa that he decided to visit his mother’s people in the area to receive their blessings and also ask for their support to ensure victory for him since he is the right man for the job and would ensure all their needs are met once he wins.
The occasion withnessed blessings from his mother’s kindred, Uwokwu people along with a rousing welcome and support from both male and female irrespective of their age, religion and Creed.