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Thursday, 19 October 2017

‎How Gov. Okorocha Spent's N520m On Zuma Statue


GISTSMARK.COM - In what showed up a formal underwriting of the revealed N520 million statue raised by the Imo state government out of appreciation for South Africa's President, Jacob Zuma, the decision All Progressives Congress APC has hailed the state senator, Rochas Okorocha for conveying the South African Presidents to the country. Jacob Zuma's statue in Imo At a meeting of its National Working Committee NWC with its 24 state governors and primary officers of the National Assembly, APC National Chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun said Okorocha's endeavors at drawing in outside speculation to the nation is exceptionally exemplary.

"Give me a chance to utilize this chance to compliment you (Rochas) on your birthday… young fellow, where I was intensely spoken to, and for your accomplishment in bringing a portion of the critical figures from the African mainland", said Odigie-Oyegun in a short early on comment before the meeting disintegrated into a shut session.

Inviting members to the meeting, Chief Odigie-Oyegun expressed gratitude toward God for securely bringing back President Muhammadu Buhari from his therapeutic stay in London. "I invite you to the 6th of the arrangement of our consultative gatherings which has ended up being greatly helpful in balancing out the gathering as well as contributing tremendously towards taking care of different difficulties that have showed up before us as a country and as a people.

"The meeting got so gainful that we chose finally meeting to get our National Assembly pioneers to goes along with us in the consultations which I have said before have been observed to be extremely profitable and valuable for sure.

I thank you for resulting in these present circumstances initially meeting since the arrival of our dear President for his restorative leave.

For your benefit, I need to formally welcome him and thank the Almighty God for the great mending that has been performed in light of the fact that since he returned there has been no doubt by any stretch of the imagination", he expressed. In spite of the fact that the Senate President was spoken to by the Senate Leader, Ahmed Lawan, his partner in the House of Representatives, Speaker Yakubu Dogara, was likewise truant yet apparently spoke to "by a part from Rivers state".

Out of its 24 governors, just seven and four representative governors were available.

Those at the meeting incorporated the Govs. Nasir el-Rufai (Kaduna), Mohammed Abubakar (Bauchi), Atiku Bagudu (Kebbi), Simon Lalong (Plateau), Rochas Okorocha (Imo), Godwin Obaseki (Edo) and Abdullahi Jibrilla Bindo (Adamawa) who was going to the meeting out of the blue. Agent Governors of Ondo, Kano, Kogi and Nasarawa states were likewise in participation.

Okorocha's choice has kept on drawing in a rush of reaction from the two Nigerians and South Africans who have depicted the statue as aimless. Unfit to pay retired people, a few Nigerians had questioned the representative's choice particularly as it likewise came few days after another Nigerian, Jelili Omoyele, a 35-year-old, was killed in South Africa, adding to a considerable rundown of Nigerians to have been killed in the previous politically-sanctioned racial segregation enclave.

The representative has however denounced the resistance People's Democratic Party PDP of supporting the assaults saying the gathering never pulled in any important identity to the state when it held influence. "In the event that it was in the times of PDP, Schools and Markets would have been closed down and streets shut in light of the fact that President Zuma was coming.

Be that as it may, none of such thing was done in light of the fact that Rochas and his legislature have a human face.

The PDP for the 12 years they held influence never pulled in any significant guest to the State aside from PDP NEC individuals who were coming to plunder the State.r