Abia State Governor Dr Okezie Victor Ikpeazu said the Former Governor of the State and Chieftain of the All Progressive Congress Dr Chief Orji Uzor Kalu lacks the power to speak on matters involving the South East as a People.
The Governor Who spoke on Channels Television 1hour Programme RoadMap 2019,the Governor said no Individual has the power to speak on Issues that has to do with the Collective Interest of the Entire South East.
Reacting to Question over the Comments of Former Governor Orji Uzor Kalu on the need for the South East to Support President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 so that Igbo’s can Produce the President in 2023,Ikpeazu said If Politics was mathematics were 1+1 is 2,that could have happened.
”I Cant Speak for South East,Chief Orji Uzor Kalu knows he cant Speak For South”
‘So I will Never bargain or going to Discussion unless i have the mandate of our people,we have a Forum
”We are more Republican in Nature,we have come to Understand that there is need for us to Speak,Nobody will take it for granted that our people will not Speak” the Governor Said