Forward of 2023 basic elections, Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State, has disclosed that solely God would resolve his successor.
Ikpeazu assured individuals of the state that he could be impartial within the choice of who succeeds him as governor.
The governor, nonetheless, identified that he would favor a successor with ardour, humility and selflessness.
Talking in Aba, the state capital, the governor defined that such qualities would allow him to create a platform that may engender participation from every kind of individuals together with the youth, girls, disabled and downtrodden.
He recalled how no one gave him an opportunity in 2015 however God made it occur.
Ikpeazu insisted that energy is a severe matter that God won’t go away fully within the palms of males.
He mentioned: “The query of who succeeds me in 2023 resides fully throughout the purview of God, however each man in my place will pray to get a successor who will maintain his legacies and imply properly for the individuals of the state and in addition do higher than I’ve accomplished.
“I’ll wish to see a successor that has enough ardour, not self-centred and sufficiently humble to create a platform that may engender participation from every kind of individuals; the lame, the blind, the youth, the lady, the downtrodden and all of the individuals.
“And for it to occur, I’m trusting and believing in what God can do. Always as governor, I attempt to emphasize some virtues and traits that I believe we have to develop to maneuver ahead. I cannot wish to be in a spot the place I’ll actually decide who shall be governor, I received’t try this as a result of I do know I can’t as a result of mine is a divine mandate.
“No person gave me an opportunity, however God made it occur. So, God may increase anyone. Energy is such a severe matter that God won’t go away it fully within the palms of males.
“Possibly, if I’ve expectations, let it occur, however I shall be sufficiently impartial such that I will settle for no matter choice God makes.”