The Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa on Tuesday said he owes no one apologies for appointing one of his daughters as a political aide.
The Governor, who stated this at a media quarterly briefing in Asaba, the Delta State capital, insisted that his daughter was eminently qualified for the position.
“It is not true that I have two of my daughters appointed. I have only one appointed and she is rightfully qualified,” he said.
“I do not have any daughter on social media. The one appointed for girl child education is rightfully qualified.
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“I do not have any apologies for that because I know the quality of daughter that I have,” he maintained.
Okowa also said the choice of who becomes the next governor of the state in 2023 would be determined by God.
“I am not God. I don’t make a governor. Nobody makes a governor. It is only God that can make one.
“The important thing is we want to ensure there is unity and equity and we will continue to work towards achieving a situation that keeps us united as Deltans, realising that working together makes us stronger as a people,” Okowa stressed.