Ex- Beauty Queen, Bianca Ojukwu Begins Senatorial Campaign
By Temitope Ojo
Ex-beauty queen and widow of the late Igbo leader, Odumegwu Ojukwu, Bianca Ojukwu, will on today, Tuesday begin her campaign for the 2019 Anambra South Senatorial District.
The event will take place at the Ekwulobia Township Stadium in the Aguata Local Government Area of the state.
Bianca, a former Ambassador of Nigeria to Spain, plans to contest the senatorial poll on the platform of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA).
The 51-year-old widow will be contesting the senatorial ticket with oil magnate, Ifeanyi Uba, and business mogul, Nicholas Ukachukwu, in the APGA primary elections.
Her late husband led APGA for over a decade and was at several times the presidential candidate of the party
Speaking on her declaration, a United States-based philanthropist, Godwin Maduka, described her aspiration as a blessing to the district.
“We know her life history. We should appreciate her for agreeing to run for a public office.