You’re ignorant lawyer, Umahi fires back at Wike
•Tips Speaker to succeed him as governor
The Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, yesterday, responded to the claims by Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, that he would not win elections without PDP, describing Wike as a Lawyer that does not know the law.
Umahi also endorsed the Speaker of Ebonyi House of Assembly, Francis Nwifuru, to succeed him in 2023, expressing hope that the speaker would consolidate on the leadership in the state.
Umahi stated these during the internment of the father to the Commissioner for Trade and Investment, Chioma Nweze, in Okposi, calling on Wike for a debate.
According to Umahi, the Rivers Governor wants to be president, I want to be president, let us do a debate so that the world would see how intelligent he is.”
He maintained that the next president should come from South for equity, justice, and fairness, adding that if the Presidency is not zoned to the South East by PDP and APC, they should tell the people why.
Umahi appealed to the people of Ebonyi South and all Ebonyians to support the candidature of the speaker for the sake of equity, justice, and fairness.