Where Has Governor Willie Obiano Gone Wrong? By James Eze
Ever since the attentive world rose to its feet to applaud Governor Willie Obiano’s virtuoso performance in 100 days in office, the dogs of war seem to have been let loose and they are baying for his innocent blood. Obiano and his beautiful wife have become the punching bag of miscreants on social media whose mercantile instincts mark out as cannon fodder in the hands of aggrieved and out-of-favour politicians. Every day, they concoct lies and tasteless falsehoods to nibble away at his soaring popularity among the long suffering people of Anambra State who are beginning to finally see that indeed, Anambra can be better.
Unmoved by the wisdom of our fathers in couching the timeless philosophy of Egbe belu ugo belu, they see themselves as the political Sirius; the brightest star in earth’s sky in whose company other planetary bodies pale into mere fireflies. And because Obiano’s political star dared to rise so soon, they are desperate to dim it or at least cast a thick cloud across the face of the sky to shield its dazzle. And that is the tragic streak that has held Anambra State down for years. But will Ndi Anambra allow that? Time, as they say, will tell…
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