The Governor of Ebonyi State, Engr. David Umahi, has revealed that he will not support anyone that is older than him for 2023 Governorship race in the state.
Umahi Spoke in his Uburu country home when EXCO members led by the Deputy Governor, Barr. Kelechi Igwe paid him Christmas homage.
Gov. Umahi noted that he cannot be distracted by desperate people who are hungry for power and not for the betterment of the people.
According to him, his successor will never be older than him as there are several benefits of having a young and vibrant person as Governor of the state.
He added that in 2020, every EXCO member must present one person for business empowerment.
He said, “I will not support anyone that is older than me for Ebonyi state Governor in 2023. We need someone that is energetic and ready to lead with every commitment.”
“I will not engage in 2023 politics now, I can only talk politics a year to the end of my tenure, not now. We are more concerned to developing the state and cannot be distracted by desperate people who are hungry for power and not for the betterment of the people”
While speaking for the EXCO members, the Deputy Governor called on other state Governors to come for tutorial on good Governance under the Ebonyi State Governor.
The Exco prayed Governor Umahi not to relent in his commitment in ensuring that Ebonyi sustains the top developing state it has become under his watch.Follow us