A group called the Global Initiatives For Good Governance (GIGG) has berated Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State over lack of accountability since the inception of his administration.
It queried the Obiano-led government’s level of credibility, and performance in the management of the resources of the state
The group said that since the advent of the government till date, Anambra is being marred by alleged mindless looting and diversion of public funds under the watch of Obiano
The group regretted that the looted funds should have been channelled to developing massive infrastructural facilities in the state.
The group said Obiano’s government has exhibited high level lack of accountability, which caused backwardness for the state.
The group in statement signed by its Director-General, Chief Emeka Kalu, and sent to newsmen POST on Sunday, noted that the state is battling with bad governance..
The group o stated, “Global Initiatives For Good Governance,(GIGG) an umbrella body in socio-political platforms whose responsibilities are to scale, assess and evaluate the performances or otherwise of leaders in our contemporary society and make public comments to that effect. To whom much was given, much is also expected in turns from him and this statement is credited to Chief Willy Obiano, the Executive Governor of Anambra State on the current status of his credibility in the discharge of his statutory functions to the people of Anambra State.
“Our functions as a light indicator in observing the workings of things in governance through intelligent gathering have carefully studied and investigated to some reasonable extent and uninhibitedly confirmed piles of looting, misappropriation and mismanagement of funds traceable to Governor Willie Obiano in the United States Of America.
“Confirmation has it that he personally secured for his private use and ownership several apartment complexes worth billions of dollars in the USA regardless of how the poor, destitute and the unemployed suffer in the face of these excesses and recklessness.
“Furthermore, if these misappropriated funds are invested in agriculture, it would go a long way in increasing, revamping and revitalizing the economy of the State by boasting maximum production of goods and services. Anambra State is one of the major food baskets of the nation where local rice, yam, cereal crops and other economic trees survive and grow, this funds personally coveted could have helped the State in achieving milestones of success in this area of life.
“In our service to mankind, there is no sacred cow treated with kid gloves as we work to ensure the right thing is done to rid Nigeria of blatant corrupt leaders who come to power to amass wealth and abuse public trusts”.