The Anambra State Governor, Chukwuma Soludo, on Thursday denied receiving $28 million to blackmail the Labour Occasion presidential candidate, Peter Obi.
Soludo made the clarification in a chat with journalists after attending the thanksgiving mass held at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Awka, Anambra State, in honour of Most Rev. Paulinus C. Ezeokafor who marked his seventieth birthday just lately.
Soludo met Obi on the thanksgiving mass and greeted warmly.
The previous governor of Central Financial institution of Nigeria (CBN) had in a current article titled: “Historical past beckons and I cannot be silent,” dismissed the LP candidate’s possibilities within the 2023 presidential election.
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He additionally downplayed Obi’s contributions to the event of Anambra throughout his tenure as governor of the state.
Soludo stated: “If I had actually acquired $28 million to blackmail my brother, Peter Obi, I ought to be extraordinarily rich as of immediately.
“For these forging blackmail and all that, together with the one they stated I collected bribe to say what I stated, I requested them to carry it so I’ll use it to assemble roads for Anambra individuals. If Soludo is into bribery, I might have been a multi-trillionaire now.
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