Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra state has reacted sharply to the reported recent comments credited to Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige that he (Obiano) will not secure re-election due to poor performance.Gov. Obiano who describe Ngige as a “confused politician and attention seeker” who only wants to distract him from the good work he is doing. Added that the minister’s party All Progressive Congress (APC) should first of all fix the nation’s economy it incompetently led into recession and has caused untold hardships and hunger to the citizens instead of looking for any state governor to criticized.
“So I challenge Ngige to a public debate. People like Ngige and other ex-governor’s of this state should be thankful to me for extending dividends of democracy to all the zones of the state in less than four years”. Gov. Obiano is constructing roads and bridges, controlling erosion and renovating schools and hospitals in Idemilli areas of the state which Dr. Ngige and his predecessor never did for the people of Anambra north when they were governors.
Gov. Obiano while addressing journalist at Oraifite in Ekwusigo L.G.A of Anambra state during the burial ceremony of Chief Emeka Offor’s father, pleaded with press men to inform Dr. Chris Ngige and Mr. Peter Obi that he don’t need distraction from any of them, disclosing that he is in government to serve the good people Anambra state “Please you news men should help me tell the Minister of Labour and Employment and also Mr. Peter Obi that I don’t need distraction from them, I am in office to work for the good people of Anambra” he pleaded.