Dr Okezie Victor Ikpeazu has been sworn in as Abia Governor. He was sworn at about 10:20 by the state Chief Judge.
10: 40am: Outgoing Governor gives new Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu a handover note; about to deliver valedictory speech. Massive jubilation heralds Governor Ikpeazu’s swearing-in.
12.20pm: Abia Governor, Dr Ikpeazu steps into the state stadium for more celebrations.
It’s happening live at Abia township stadium,Umuahia where the Governor,Dr Okezie Ikpeazu is having an interdenominational Thanksgiving service. He’s about to read the first lesson.
Service almost over, Governor Ikpeazu and his Deputy read lessons. We are waiting for Gov’s speech.
Governor preparing for his speech. More surging crow…