- Imo sate governor-elect, Ihedioha, has promised to run a government of the people, by the people and for the people
- Ihedioha said there is high expectation from the people of the state for him to succeed
- The governor-elect disclosed that a transition committee has been set up to look at various challenges and design a road map
Chief Emeka Ihedioha, Imo sate governor-elect,has said he will run a government of the people, by the people and for the people because there was high expectation from the people of the state for him to succeed.
Chief Ihedioha made this known at the sideline of the ongoing induction for the returning governors and the governors-elect at the Old Banquet Hall, Presidential Villa, Abuja.
According to him, there is huge expectation and a very high, significant excitement in the state.
He said: "We will run a government of the people for the people and by the people so in everything we do we will try to build a consensus and get the people to buy into it.
“We will not be so much in a hurry but we have set up a transition committee to look at the various challenges that we envisage and design a road map and take a queue from our programmers in the course of the campaign.
''Of course, we had a road map but we now look at it with the realities as it is today and take a leap from there.”
Also speaking on the alleged recruitment by outgoing administration to increase the wage bill of the state, he said: “Well, when we take over office, government is government.
“We shall run a government of the people, by the people and for the people. We have significant resources in Imo state and so we have little doubt. We have the people, the personnel to deal with circumstances that will confront us when we get to office."
Legit.ng recently reported that Ihedioha, gave a description of his government beginning from May 29, when he would take over from outgoing Rochas Okorocha.
The governor-elect, while addressing the congregation at Saint Michael’s and All Angels Cathedral, Ezinihitte, Mbaise, during a thanksgiving service organized by the Anglican Diocese of Mbaise to celebrate his victory at the polls, said he will take the entire Imo state as his constituency.
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