As campaign activities for the 2017 Presidential and Representatives elections officially kicked off across the Country yesterday, July 31, 2017, the Vice Standard Bearer of the opposition Alternative National Congress (ANC) Ambassador Jeremiah C. Sulunteh was overwhelmingly endorsed over the week end by citizens of district number 5, Margibi County, the backyard of the ruling Unity Party Vice Standard Bearer Emmanuel Nuquay who is also the sitting Speaker of the House of Representatives.
Speaking to supporters following different endorsement programs on Sunday, July 30, 2017 in Kakata and Weala, Margibi county, the Vice Standard Bearer of the Alternative National Congress (ANC) said, that an ANC led government will bring better change which will improve the lives of all Liberians in the country.
Ambassador Jeremiah Sulunteh who mother hails from a town call Wong, in the Gibi district of the county also assures the citizens of Margibi County that he will work along with his boss, Mr. Alexander B. Cummings as President and Vice President of Liberia to make sure that sons and daughters of the county will further their education after graduating from various high schools in the county. “I’m going to make sure that I work with my boss as President and Vice President to ensure that students of Margibi attend Universities after completing high different high schools in the county”.
The ANC’s Vice Standard Bearer in his statement pledged better health care delivery, infrastructural development, better education system, road connectivity amongst others as priorities of the ANC led government.
According to the organizers of the program, their decision to endorse Ambassador Jeremiah Sulunteh came after a thorough scrutiny of all the different Vice Standard Bearers in the 2017 elections and noticed that the Alternative National Congress have the best Vice Standard Bearer whom they believe can work with his boss if elected to transform the lives of all Liberians.
Reading the endorsement statement on behalf of the general body, Mr. Jackson Flomo said, Ambassador Sulunteh as a public servant sponsored hundreds of students ranging from high school to University and some up to PHD level.
He said, the ANC’s Vice Standard Bearer did not only sponsored students in schools as a public servant but also did a lot of projects across the country that are positively impacting the lives of Liberians which according to them he (Amb. Sulunteh) will do more as Vice President of the Republic of Liberia.
The endorsement program of the ANC’s strongman brought together traditional leaders, youth groups, women groups, the disabled community and other stakeholders of the county.