Out-going Imo state governor Rochas Okorocha on Wednesday admitted that he has been the most misunderstood and most controversial governor the state has ever produced.
He said that his passion and vision to reposition the state for greatness makes him bend rules and regulations in governance, adding that he had no regret for his actions as history would vindicate him.
The governor who stated this at the official commission of the new justice Chukwudifu Akunne Oputa High court complex new Owerri argued that if he had adhered to the usual style of governance, he would not have succeeded.
“I came in through the window of the masses and not through the doors
of the elite and I am crazy in my vision and passion for a greater Imo
state and nothing has affected my oblongata”.
Enumerating his achievements in the past 8 years, he said “let my works speak for me after leaving office and I am not in the business of wasting, the tax payers money to commission projects because I
believe that such fund should be channeled to other productive ventures”, boasting that he had set a standard which any incoming governor would not beat.
“My crazy system of governance is working and no governor coming after me will ever think of building hospitals in Imo for the next 50 years or to build more varsities”.
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