Anambra guber: Obiano's aide opens up on alleged fracas with US immigration

Anambra guber: Obiano's aide opens up on alleged fracas with US immigration

- Reports that Governor Willie Obiano had issues with the US immigration officials have gone viral

- However, the Anambra governor has denied the claim which has been described as garbage

- Obiano's media aide, C-don Adinuba, stated that the allegation was fabricated by mischief-makers

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Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra has reacted to claims that he was stopped by officials of the United States (US) immigration from returning to Nigeria recently.

Responding to the allegation on behalf of the governor, his media aide, C-Don Adinuba, denied the report, insisting that Obiano travelled with a diplomatic passport, Punch reports.

Adinuba disclosed that the fabricator of this viral false story is an aide to a former gubernatorial aspirant who is only working hard to impress his boss.

Anambra guber: Obiano's aide opens up on alleged fracas with US immigration
Governor Willie Obiano's aide said the report was fabricated by liars (Photo: @WillieMObiano)
Source: Twitter

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His words:

“The governor travelled with a diplomatic passport. So, the story is rubbish. It’s nonsensical and foolish to think that somebody with a diplomatic passport can be stopped from returning to his country for any reason by airport authorities.
“We know the author of that garbage. He is an aide to a governorship aspirant. He was jobless until he was engaged recently by the aspirant and he wants to impress his paymaster."

Meanwhile, the upcoming November 6 governorship election in Anambra had led to a war of words between the ruling All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) and opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state.

Chris Ngige, the minister of labour and employment, took a swipe at the sitting governor, Willie Obiano, describing him as an “epicurean and governor-do-nothing.”

Ngige claimed that the governor's idleness is the primary reason Obiano takes and posts anyhow pictures on the internet.

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The former Anambra state governor made the claims at a meeting of APC stakeholders and members of the registration and revalidation committee of the party.


Onyirioha Nnamdi is a graduate of Literature and English Language at the University of Lagos. He is a Politics/Current Affairs Editor who writes on news and political topics for He brings into his reporting a wealth of experience in creative and analytical writing. Nnamdi has a major interest in local and global politics.

Source: Legit Nigeria

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