Nwobodo Appeals to Defeated Enugu Guber Candidates to Accept Outcome


Gideon Arinze in Enugu

Former governor of the old Anambra state, Jim Nwobodo has advised the governorship candidates who lost in the election in Enugu State to accept defeat and join hands with the governor-elect, Peter Mba to move the state forward. 

Addressing journalists on the outcome of the election on Friday, Nwobodo also advised the candidates against going to court because it will be a waste of time and resources. 

“I know that some of the candidates are eager to rush to court, ” he said, adding, “But going to court is not the answer to the problems of Enugu State and they may not get anything out of it. It is not in their interest to spend so much on litigation, having spent much on the election itself”. 

Nwobodo who admitted that the 2023 governorship election remains the most keenly contested polls in the history of Enugu State, said Mba’s victory at the polls was the people’s decision because they believe that he is better than other candidates in terms of…

Source: Thisday Newspaper