Obono Obla: I realised they want to break me


FOR the primary time since he was relieved of his duties and his company scrapped, former Chairman of the Special Presidential Panel for the Recovery of Public Property (SPIP), Okoi Obono-Obla spoke yesterday on his ordeal.

Obono-Obla who stated he executed his temporary to one of the best of his capacity, claimed these behind his ordeal have been bent on rubbishing him earlier than the Nigerian public.

He questioned why his accusers are nonetheless after him after taking his job and proceeded to declare him needed for doing nothing fallacious.

Obono-Obla opened up on his Facebook web page final evening.

He stated: “Why are these individuals after me? They took their job away, but they aren’t performed. They smeared me within the media, they framed me. They lied towards me. They declared me needed. What offence have I dedicated?

“Even these, who’ve stolen billions or contributed to the wrecking of the nationwide economic system aren’t handled with such indignity. Those who’ve corruptly enriched themselves. They simply need to humiliate me. They need to break me. They need to demonize me earlier than Nigerians.

“I’m a real patriot of Nigeria. I did my job with utmost dedication, dignity, integrity and dedication. God and historical past shall all the time vindicate the simply. Nelson Mandela was persecuted, prosecuted, dehumanized and imprisoned for 27 years, however he grew to become a world icon.

He has already taken the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission, (ICPC) to courtroom, difficult the choice of the group to examine him.

He accused the ICPC of nursing prejudice towards him. Obono-Obla, who was declared needed just lately by the ICPC, stated by way of his lawyer on Friday that he was by no means invited by the Commission.

He described the ICPC’s assertion that he was a needed man as an try to ridicule and embarrass him.

In a press release by his counsel, F. Baba Isa, Obono-Obla stated that though he had served the ICPC with the courtroom processes, it had refused to react to the go well with.

Isa stated: “Chief Okoi Obono Obla was by no means ever invited by the ICPC for an interview or questioning. Rather, we learn on social media and blogs {that a} purported invitation letter was left on the legislation workplace of Obono, Obono & Associates, a legislation agency which our shopper resigned from since 2015 to simply accept the appointment of President Mohammadu Buhari, first to function Special Assistant on Prosecution after which as Chairman of the Special Presidential Panel for the Recovery of Public Property.

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