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Politicians fight because politics is their means of livelihood – Umahi



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Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, stated political battles within the state have been because of folks’s “over dependence on politics” as technique of livelihood.

Umahi made the comment on Wednesday in Abakaliki throughout a send-off ceremony in honour of the Nigerian Ambassador to Zambia, Nwanne Ominyi.

The governor acknowledged that the majority politicians within the state had no different job than politics, NAN reviews.

Umahi stated he realised the “background was not proper” from the time Ebonyi leaders sojourned from Anambra, Imo, Abia, Enugu earlier than the state was created in 1996.


“This has made the battle of politics within the state fierce however we’re doing all the pieces inside our powers to alter the narrative.

“We will now not rely on the federal government and allocation from the Federation Account for survival,” he stated.

The governor congratulated Ominyi on his appointment by President Muhammadu Buhari.

Politicians combat as a result of politics is their technique of livelihood – Umahi


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