According to reports reaching Oyogist.com, Governor of Ebonyi state, David Umahi has blamed the present situation in Nigeria on the country’s Leaders, both past and present.
He further said he in collaboration with the State Government borrowed a whopping sum of N800 million in order to clear civil servants November salaries payment in the state.
Umahi made this known during the All Progressives Congress (APC) Stakeholders meeting held in the state capital.
Umahi said; “The backwardness of the state is caused by leaders. We do not tell the followers the truth. Leaders only chop and clean mouth.
“This is end times as predicted in the Bible; the situation in Nigeria is totally because of bad leadership, in November Ebonyi State Government borrowed the sum of N800 million to pay salary of November 2020.
“I want to challenge people holding political position to help the downtrodden members of the society, we must brace up, not we governors have totally done very well.”
“The backwardness of the state is caused by leaders. We do not tell the followers the truth. Leaders only chop and clean mouth.
“Many politicians have been defecting from one political party to the other; why is Ebonyi representative in the National Assembly casting me?” umahi asked.