The Ex- governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, has dismissed experiences that he demanded N7bn for putting in the state governor, Willie Obiano.
In response to the previous vice presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Celebration, he has not obtained even a sachet water since he left workplace seven years in the past.
He said this whereas talking at an interactive/stakeholders’ assembly of the Anambra State chapter of the PDP held in Awka, the state capital on Wednesday.
The previous banking guru puzzled how he might have left N75bn for Obaino and switch round to ask him to offer him N7bn out of it.
Peter Obi mentioned, “Since I left Anambra State authorities seven years in the past, I’ve not been given something, not even a sachet of water by the state authorities. I nonetheless go about my duties, giving donations to colleges.”
“Not even a letter of commendation or perhaps a Christmas or birthday card has been given to me by the state authorities. I’m, nonetheless, not bothered as a result of that’s not why I’m in politics. I’m in politics to contribute to the expansion of the nation.
“Go and ask anyone, I don’t gather items to do favour to folks. If in case you have reward for me, please give it to the needy round you. All of the folks I’ve helped to win election, I’ve by no means requested for something in return.
“That’s the reason I really feel pained that any person might say I demanded N7 billion for placing a governor in workplace. How are you going to depart N75bn for somebody and switch round to inform him to offer you N7bn out of it? That doesn’t make sense. My curiosity in politics is for the appropriate folks to be elected, in order that our society shall be good.”