Highlife musician, Chief Mike Ejeagha, has endorsed Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State for a second term in office, for providing good governance and adequate security in the state.
The Ezeagu born indigene of Enugu State gave the endorsement when Governor Ugwuanyi paid him a visit at his residence in Abakpa Nike, Enugu East Local Government Area.
Chief Ejeagha, who expressed delight at the governor’s unscheduled visit to ascertain how he was faring, said he was highly impressed that the governor had transformed Enugu State for the better and also entrenched peace and security in the state.
He assured him of his support for his re-election in 2019.
“Your Excellency, I was very happy the day I went to hospital at Ogwuagor, Ugwuoye by First Bus Stop, I saw that the roads had been tarred. Thank you very much for the security in Enugu State. We can now go out at night and come back anytime without any fear of attack by men of the underworld. You have our support and God will continue to lead you”, the lengendary high-life musican said.
Ugwuanyi, in his remark, told the elder statesman that he had planned the visit earlier, stressing that he came to know how he was faring and see how the state government could assist him as a revered indigene of the state.
The governor therefore, promised to be paying his medical bills and asked the family to refer his medical details to the state’s teaching hospital, Parklane Enugu for adequate attention.
Ugwuanyi thanked Ejeagha’s family, especially the wife and daughter, for taking care of him, and offered automatic employment to the daugther to enable her take care of her father more.
The governor also visited the Parklane Hospital, Enugu, where he paid medical bills of all the children who had been discharged but their parents could not pay their bills.