Ikpeazu Breaks Silence on Supporting Tinubu

0

Ikpeazu dismisses speculations on supporting Tinubu 

The Governor of Abia State, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has dismissed recent statements attributed to Senate Whip Orji Uzor Kalu that he is supporting Tinubu as mere speculation and wishful thinking.

 

Governor Ikpeazu told Newsmen after inspecting the ongoing final asphalt overlay on Faulks Road in Aba that “no member of G5 can force another member to support someone against his will, as Senator Kalu has suggested.”

Advertisements

 

Read Also: Akwa Ibom 2023: Grand Finale of PDP/Umo Eno Campaign Rally Berths In ONNA

In a recent interview on Monday with Channels Television, Senator Kalu stated:

 

“Tinubu is well-liked in the North and is from the South-West; he will receive a [considerable] number of votes in the states of Imo, Ebonyi, Abia, Anambra, and Enugu. And he will have the support of Rivers State Governor Wike, so we’re on track.

Advertisements
Advertisements

 

Also Read: Federal Polytechnic Orogun Massive Recruitment for Academic And Non-academic Staff

 

My local governor Okezie Ikepazu will also support Tinubu. “My senatorial district will give Tinubu 34% to 35% of the vote in order for him to be on the ballot,” he said.

Advertisements

 

In his response to questions from Newsmen, Governor Ikpeazu dismissed Senator Kalu’s statement as mere wishful thinking and seasonal political speculation.

 

See Also: CBN threatens to arrest Aisha Buhari, others, for spreading fake news about old N500, N1,000 notes

 

Thanks for using our platform to learn about the latest Naija on Ikpeazu dismisses speculations on supporting Tinubu 

Advertisements
Advertisements
Our WhatsApp Channel

Advertisements

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here