Obiano: My life is in danger
The Anambra State governor, Chief Willie Obiano, has raised alarm over the withdrawal of his security details, saying such action has exposed his life to danger.
Obiano, who spoke yesterday in Awka during an election stakeholders’ meeting organised by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), described the act as unacceptable and a dangerous signal on what was to happen ahead of the governorship election.
He demanded for the immediate return of the security details in order not to constitute further threats capable of overheating the polity.
According to the governor, he had wanted to speak with the Inspector General of Police, who was scheduled to be at the occasion, but said he had to voice it since he was not aware when he would come.
The governor had earlier complained of not being recognition moderator entered.
But reacting, the INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, said the event was a stakeholders’ meeting as such no candidate would be accorded any special treatment regardless of his position.
Yakubu said the commission’s decision to give equal treatment to all candidates in the election, must be respected. accorded by the when he