Family, friends, and well Wishers of the Member Representing Umuahia East State Constituency, Hon.Chukwudi Apugo ,on Sunday,14 November,2021, joined in the Memorial and thanksgiving service of his Late Mother, Deaconess ,Dorathy Apugo.
Hon.Chukwudi Apugo while speaking with newsmen,said he has named Danijoy International School Dorms after his late Mother, Deaconess Dorathy Apugo, which according to him will serve as a rememberance of his late mother, whom he described as a prayer Warrior and a Woman that cherished the things of the Lord , having left a lot of Christlike attributes worthy of emulation.
Speaking at his residence ,Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu , described Hon. Chukwudi Apugo as a dogged and hard working Legislator in the State, saying that they came to identify with him due to his endearing gestures towards the affairs of the State.
Ikpeazu who was represented by his deputy,Rt.Hon Sir Ude Okochukwu , said the gathering to celebrate his deceased mother was well thought out , following his disposition and love on things pertaining to the state.
Speaking also the former Senator who represented Abia North Senatorial District,Senator Mao Ohuabunwa expressed excitement at the event, adding that Hon Chukwudi Apugo, by organising the memorial service of his mother has shown the importance of motherhood, knowing the part she played in raising him.
He said the Hon Chukwudi Apugo has been a loyal party person and one who has continued to display a lovable character.
The National Secretary of the People’s Democratic party ,Senator Samuel Anyanwu who also spoke at occasion ,stated that Hon Apugo has done quality representation of his people through effective legislation and good leadership.
He also added that he’s coming up with ideas that will help the people’s Democratic Party to excel in 2023 election.
The event witnessed the presence of former National Organising Secretary of the People’s Democratic party , ,Col.Akobundu, Deputy Speaker, Abia State House of Assembly,Rt.Hon Ifeanyi Uchendu ,Former Speaker,Abia State House of Assembly,Rt.Hon Chikwendu Kalu
Hon. Kelechi Onwuzurike representing Umuahia North State Constituency, Hon Ginger Onwusibe of Isialangwa South State Constituency.
Others include, Bar. Geb Igboko, Engr Enyinnaya Nwafor amongst other top diginitaries within and outside the state.