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South-East should support Tinubu, we cannot be part of Biafra –Umahi

Dave Umahi in Abakaliki | Photo: Nwaeze Anaga

‘I saw Tinubu’s victory in the spirit’

By Nweze Anaga,


The Ebonyi State immediate past governor and the current Minister of works, Engr. David Umahi, has called on the people of South-East Nigeria to support President Bola Ahmed Tinubu to succeed, stating that the region cannot be part of Biafra.

He also said that he saw Tinubu’s victory in the spirit before its manifestation.

Governor Umahi disclosed this at the commissioning  of three projects executed by TETFUND in Ebonyi State University.

He urged Nigerians not to be more religious than those that brought it, stressing, “There is nothing wrong with the composition of Tinubu’s administration.”

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The minister however commended the management of Ebonyi State University for making the institution one of the best state-owned universities in Nigeria, while urging the institution to embark on courses that would make students self-employed after graduation.

He assured that the Federal Government was ready to support higher institutions in Nigeria to produce quality graduates that would add value to the society.

On his part, Governor Francis Nwifuru appreciated the management of the institution for repositioning the school, saying that his administration will always support them, but called on Federal Government to assist in terms research facilities and building of library to give students the best they could offer.

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