As the 2015 general election gathers momentum, the Justice, Development and Peace Commission/ Voice to the People Project targeted at (JDPC/V2P), Nnewi Diocese and the Ohaneze Ndigbo, Anambra South senatorial zone, have organised a political forum to enable candidates of the various political parties in the area to unveil their manifestoes.
The event was held at the Anaedo Town Hall, on Monday, with prospective voters and delegates from the towns, unions, interest groups, among other stakeholders, and four House of Representatives candidates, two State House of Assembly contestants, and one Senatorial candidate present.
Speaking to newsmen after the event, Engr. Jimmy Asoegwu, Treasurer of Ohaneze Ndigbo, Anambra State chapter, explained that the forum was an interactive session between the electorate and candidates.
On her part, the Programme Manager of JDPC, Nnewi Diocese, Ugochi Ehiahumike, while describing the event a success, disclosed that JDPC partnered Ohaneze on the project to make governance work for poor people.