….Scores Obiano Above Average
By Abuchi Onwumelu
A group under the aegis of Anambra Mandate for Good Governance (AMGG), has inaugurated Local Government executive members with a call on them to take the message of good governance to their various communities, especially at ward levels
Inaugurating the LG exco the national chairman of the group, Chief Olisa Aniunoh (Ochudo Umuoji) said that the vision of the association was to evolve a better Anambra political culture anchored on good governance, accountability and social responsibility in accordance with global best democratic practices and high ethical standards.
Chief Aniunoh noted that their mission was to
consistently promote and advocate for integrity, fairness, accountability, transparency, tolerance, social and environmental responsibility and to proactively engage with diverse agencies and other relevant civil organisations to contribute to the continuous development of appropriate and progressive rules, standards and practices on good governance
Aniunoh who is the Group Managing Director (GMD) of Oliswarren Associates stated that the group would provide a forum to share and exchange ideas on good governance for socio-economic development and re-orientation of Ndi Anambra, providing tactical support, training, education and resources on good governance to promote its advocacy and practice.
He mentioned integrity, fairness, accountability, transparency, tolerance, inclusivity as some of the group’s shared values, noting that they promoting social and environmental, responsibility, continuous learning and improvement cooperation and trust among members.
Speaking on the organization’s objectives, the grassroots politician said they were out to develop and achieve strong governance protocols that would sustain transparency and accountability and to represent the wishes of Ndi Anambra, as one united constituency to the best of their ability.
‘We are out to advocate for better socio-economic and basic infrastructure for the well being of Ndi Anambra. To educate Ndi Anambra on issues affecting them and the result of action or inaction on such issues.
‘We are also our to encourage democratic ideals and active engagement and to fight against all forms of corruption in the public sector that will affect ease of doing business in the State,’ Aniunoh concluded.
The chairman scored the Executive Governor of Anambra State, His Excellency, Chief (Dr) Chief Willie Obiano high on good governance, noting that APGA government had done so well in Anambra State.
Hon. Vero Okechukwu, SSA, Political to Governor Willie Obiano, Hon. Okafor Arinze, SA, Political and Comrade Okeke Kenneth Chinedu were among those that attended the inauguration.