Peter Obi is God’s gift to humanity - Rev Fr Enyodiobi Francis

Peter Obi is God’s gift to humanity - Rev Fr Enyodiobi Francis

- Peter Obi has been described as God’s gift to humanity by the rector of St John Innovation Institute of Management and Technology, Rev Fr Enyodiobi Francis

- The cleric explained that his position was based on Obi’s actions as regards the institute, during his tenure as Anambra state governor

- Obi, on his part, urged the federal government to see the Church as providing essential services that government ought to provide

The vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 elections, Peter Obi, has been described as God’s gift to humanity by the rector of St John Innovation Institute of Management and Technology, Rev Fr Enyodiobi Francis.

Francis stated this at the unveiling and launching of the institute at Neni on Sunday, June 2, Vanguard reports.

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Legit.ng gathers that the cleric explained that his position was based on Obi’s actions as regards the institute, during his tenure as Anambra state governor; adding that the vice presidential candidate had provided them with computers, power generators, buses, among others.

The institute’s proprietor and bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev Dr Paulinus Ezeokafor, on his part, also lauded Obi for his contribution to educatin.

Obi, during his speech, lamented over the fact that what works in other parts of the world does not work in Nigeria.

He said: “Technical education is the future of the world. The white people started Yaba Institute of Technology and Bombay Institute of Technology in India; the Karachi Institute of Technology started at the same time with IMT, Enugu.

“While Nigeria’s has not made any significant progress, those of other countries are part of their developmental narratives.”

The former governor urged the federal government to see the Church as providing essential services that government ought to provide; and to support its efforts.

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Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that Peter Obi urged the Zamfara governor, Bello Matawalle to work for the people.

Obi gave the advice in a statement issued by his media office on Saturday, May 25, in Abuja.

He advised Matawalle and other PDP candidates declared winners of the National and State Houses of Assembly elections by the ruling of the Supreme Court to see their victory as a challenge to work hard and to uplift Zamfara.

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