Ogah congratulates Ikpeazu, urges loyalists to support Abia government

Ogah congratulates Ikpeazu, urges loyalists to support Abia government

Saturday, May 13, 2017 6:48 pm


Ogah-and-Ikpeazu

In a show of sportsmanship, Dr Uchechukwu Sampson Ogah has congratulated Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu over his victory at the Supreme Court on Friday.

In a congratulatory message to Governor Ikpeazu, Ogah said that though the apex court verdict was painful, he has accepted the decision of the court in good faith.

“On the 12th of May 2017, the Supreme Court of Nigeria gave their final verdict over my case with Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, the governor of Abia State. Even though a painful verdict, but as someone that believes in the rule of law and the judiciary, I have accepted the decision of the apex court in good faith,” he said.

Ogah thanked his numerous supporters who stood by him throughout the legal battle and urged them to join hand together with the current Abia state government to move the state forward.

“May I specially thank my teeming supporters for standing by me all through this journey and may I also use this golden opportunity to congratulate His Excellency, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, governor of Abia State and urge all Abians to join hands in supporting the Governor in order to move our dear state forward,” he said.

Ogah further stated that he was particularly happy that he never resorted to self help nor encouraged his supporters to indulge in any form of violence during his struggle to validate his mandate.

“As the legal battle comes to an end with the Supreme Court’s declaration, I’m exceedingly happy today that in the course of this struggle, I never resorted to self help nor encouraged my supporters to indulge in any form of violence either in my State or elsewhere,” he said.

Here is the Letter:

CONGRATULATORY MESSAGE.

On the 12th of May 2017, the Supreme Court of Nigeria gave their final verdict over my case with Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, the governor of Abia State. Even though a painful verdict, but as someone that believes in the rule of law and the judiciary, I have accepted the decision of the apex court in good faith.

As the legal battle comes to an end with the Supreme Court’s declaration, I’m exceedingly happy today that in the course of this struggle, I never resorted to self help nor encouraged my supporters to indulge in any form of violence either in my State or elsewhere.

May I specially thank my teeming supporters for standing by me all through this journey and may I also use this golden opportunity to congratulate His Excellency , Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, governor of Abia State and urge all Abians to join hands in supporting the Governor in order to move our dear state forward.

Long live Abia state!
Long live Abia Rejoice Forum!
Long live Federal Republic of Nigeria!.

Dr. Uchechukwu Sampson Ogah (OON)

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