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Ikpeazu congratulates Akobundu

By Nnaji Obed Asiegbu Obedng
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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate for Abia State, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu has congratulated Col Austin Akobundu Rtd for his appointment into the Federal Executive Council as Minister of State for Defence by President Goodluck Jonathan.

In a statement, Ikpeazu said that the appointment is well deserved, adding that Col Akobundu, who he described as a disciplined officer, will bring his military experience to bear to ensure that the fight against terrorism in the northern part of the country is completely won for the country.

Ikpeazu also thanked President Jonathan for finding Col Akobundu worthy to be appointed into FEC.

He also said that Akobundu made Abia State proud when he served as zonal vice chairman of the PDP, assuring Nigerians that he will be at his best serving Nigeria in his new assignment.