The governor of Abia, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has condemned the widespread rumors of his alleged illness.
This was contained in a brief statement issued to journalists and made available to GISTOK by its press officer, Onyebuchi Ememanka, on Saturday morning, in Umuahia, the state capital.
On Saturday rumors abounded that Governor Ikpeazu is ill and in bed, which supposedly prevented him from fulfilling his constitutional duties.
The supposed disease has generated many reactions from the residents of Abia.
But, according to the statement, “the Governor of the state of Abia is healthy and strong, and is fulfilling the duties of the office of the Governor of the State of Abia with enthusiasm, enthusiasm and passion, as he has done since 2015.
The Governor had yesterday a tight schedule attending a long list of official visitors who arrived at the Government House of Umuahia.
“Those who carry the rumor that the Governor is sick and prostrate in bed are fifth political columnists and agents of destabilization whose action in the trade is to spin rumors and trade with falsehood. The unfortunate news that you have been spreading only exist in your disconnected imaginations.
“The good people of the state of Abia are advised to completely ignore these agents of confusion and their evil machinations. His Governor is in perfect health and is ready to challenge anyone who spreads the word about a football game. “