By; PAMELA EBOH, Awka
A pastor with Dominion City Church, Pastor Lawrence Ughamadu has been picked as the running mate to the governorship flag bearer of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), Nze Akachukwu Nwankpo.
A media release from the Akachukwu Nwankwo Campaign Organisation signed by the Media Head, Harris Chuma Odili, said the Pastor was chosen after careful considerations and deliberations within the party.
According to him, the deputy governorship candidate has been presented to the party’s flag bearer, Nze Nwankpo who had earlier asked the party to choose a running mate for him.
The statement partly reads, “Nwankpo had an option to pick whoever he wanted, but he chose to involve the party in deciding who to run with.
“Pastor Law got the nod because he is a Pentecostal Pastor with an unblemished track record.”
Ogbuefi Chuma described Pastor Law as a distinguished man of God, Youth Advocate, Social Critic and Philanthropist extraordinaire.
The cleric, an indigene of Nibo in Awka South Local Government Area of Anambra State was born in 1973, an old boy of the prestigious Christ the King College (CKC), Onitsha.
Pastor Law as he is popularly known holds a B.Sc (Hons.) degree in Accounting from the Enugu State University, and MBA from the University of Nigeria Nsukka.
He has bagged many Professional Certificates in Leadership and Transformation Studies.
Ughamadu is the director of Dominion City’s “Operation Anambra Church Planting Mission and has raised numerous youths, who are excelling in their chosen fields of endeavour .
A protégé of the convener of the National Youth Summit and President of Dominion City Church, Rev.(Dr) David Ogbueli.the cleric Over the years, has planted and pastored numerous churches in various states of Nigeria including Enugu, Ebonyi, Anambra and Edo States.