By Norbert Okolo
The campaign train of Hon.Nelson Maduka Arum popularly known as Mama visited Ebony Paint Road in Gariki area of Enugu surbub in a grand style.
As early as 1pm there was indication that a mega rally would take place in the area with posters and banners of the popular candidate adorning most of the houses and every available spaces within the environment, vehicles mounted with loud speakers blaring jingles of the politician who is gunning for the Federal House of Representatives for Enugu North and Enugu South Federal Constituency.
The campaign which took place at opposite St. Martin’s Hospital,Ebony Road turned out a mega rally as residents and party faithful trooped en masse to catch a glimpse of the man that has come to be regarded as generous and man of the moment.
At the arrival of Hon.Arum at about 5pm the crowd became uncontrollable as various support groups strived to out do each other.
The Chairman, Ebony Paint Road Forum, Prince Onyekwere who is also doubles as Hon.Arum personal assistant on Youth Mobilization thanked him for finding time on his tight schedule to honour their invitation to address the Ebony Paint Youths who are his major supporters adding that the turnout is a demonstration of their love and support.
In his response, Hon.Arum told the youths that he was humbled by the large turnout and urged them to be prepared and get ready for the task of campaigning vigorously for him and ensure that they vote massively for him.
He warned the crowd to shun any form of violence during the election but see to protection of their votes.
Hon.Arum said that the people are tired of old politicians and want injection of flesh blood that are ready to bring innovative ideas as to move crowd the country to the next level.