Senator Theodore Orji says he will quit politics in 2023
- Abia senator, Theodore Orji, has disclosed that he will quit politics after serving his present tenure in 2023
- Orji, who was the immediate past governor of the state, noted that he wants to pave the way for young politicians to serve
- The lawmaker distanced himself from presidential campaign posters in major streets of Aba and Umuahia
Abia senator, Theodore Orji, has said he will quit politics after serving his present tenure in 2023 in order to give space for the younger politicians.
Orji, who was the immediate past governor of the state, stated that his desire to make positive contributions to deepening democratic governance in the country prompted him to make the decision of quitting politics, The Guardian reports.
The senator who represents Abia central senatorial district noted that he wants to allow young politicians to serve and contribute their quota to nation-building.
Orji insisted that nothing would make him recant on his words.
The politician also distanced himself from presidential campaign posters in major streets of Aba and Umuahia.
He stated that he would not contest the presidency in 2023 and accused his detractors of being behind the posters.
In another news, Professor Ayodele Israel Adeleye, a former lecturer with the Department of Microbiology, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, (ABUTH), Zaria insisted that he had found a solution to the global pandemic called coronavirus.
The Kaduna-based scientist, on Monday, April 13, urged the federal government to produce five victims for free treatment in order to further prove his claim.
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The professor while noting there was a three-day window for the coronavirus cure discovery, stated that his COVID-19 cure is very much real and the next after God in terms effectiveness.
Adeleye insisted that for a patient to be completely cured of the disease the cure would take between three and five days.
The scientist explained that though he could not run a clinical trial for the cure on animals, five people have already been treated successfully.
Legit.ng previously reported that an associate professor at the University of Ibadan (UI), Idayat Gbadamosi, has disclosed possible herbal ways of preventing the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
Gbadamosi, an expert in ethnobotany and medicinal plants made the disclosure in a yet-to-be-published paper.
The lecturer stated that her publication is targeted towards boosting the immune system to help fight the coronavirus and not provide a cure for the COVID-19 infection.
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