David Umahi, the governor of Ebonyi state, has stated that the state won’t ever be a part of the proposed Biafra nation by the Indigenous Folks of Biafra (IPOB).
He made the assertion on the Ecumenical Centre, Abakaliki, on Thursday, January 13, throughout a reception organised for him after declaring his presidential bid in Abuja.
He stated Ebonyi state is healthier off in a good and equitable Nigeria.
He additionally stated that he mentioned the problem of insecurity affecting the South East with President Muhammadu Buhari and that “anybody that desires to trigger insecurity within the South East should be crushed.”
Umahi stated: “I went to see the chief of the social gathering and President of the nation. Buhari might be coming to Ebonyi in March. It’s going to be a historic go to.”
He added: “Anybody that desires to trigger insecurity within the South East should be crushed. The economic system has been destroyed. No one needs to be afraid of the presidency of the Igbo man. We now have funding in every single place.
“Ebonyi State won’t ever be a part of Biafra. We’re higher in a good and equitable Nigeria. We now have funding in every single place and you can not set hearth in your home.
“We now have God and prayers. It’s a problem for everybody. God’s blessing on this mission, will additional the mission of Mr. President. I’ll battle the corruption in Nigeria to a standstill. It’s a time to repent and construct a greater Nigeria.
“What we did in Ebonyi State, we are able to replicate in Nigeria. Nigeria is a chance. Earlier than thirty first of January, 2022, we’ll do our declaration to run for the Presidency.”