Anambra State governor, Prof. Chukwuma Charles Soludo has expressed hope that former Governor, Chief Willie Obiano who is currently being detained by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, will be released soon.
Governor Soludo expressed this optimism during a Thanksgiving service held at St. Theresa’s Catholic Church, Isuofia
Governor Soludo said “The former Governor Obiano is a good man, and he did his best for Anambra State. He will be released soon.”
In his inaugural speech during his Inauguration, Soludo had also at that occasion paid glowing tribute to former Governor Willie Obiano describing him as an honourable gentleman and a leader
Former Governor Willie Obiano who was arrested by EFCC on the night of Thursday, March 17, is being investigated on a number of alleged embezzlement of funds which are yet to be proven
Obiano who enjoys massive support in Anambra State is largely credited as one Governor Anambra has produced that has improved the infrastructural development of the State significantly.