Confusion as Gov. Obiano’s Wife Slaps Bianca Ojukwu at Soludo’s Inauguration
There was mild confusion on Thursday at the inauguration of Prof Chukwuma Soludo as the Governor of Anambra when the wife of outgoing Gov. Willie Obiano, Ebelechukwu, slapped Mrs Bianca Ojukwu at the event.
According to NAN, the incident occurred immediately after Soludo took his oath of office.
Dignitaries including Obiano were already seated when Mrs Obiano stepped in and moved to the front row where the widow of Dim Odumegwu Ojukwu was seated and slapped her.
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The action drew the attention of security agents and some personalities who pulled Mrs Obiano off the hold of Bianca who was left aghsat by the action.
Fight broke out the moment Mrs. Obiano who came late for the event, greeted dignitaries, on getting to Lady Bianca, she said to her, “Bianca so you are here,I thought you said you will never attend any APGA event again”. The statement landed her a slap & her wig removed. pic.twitter.com/B13Xd1z9vb
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Obiano was later taken away and shortly afterwards, her husband left the venue since the incident happened after the new governor had been sworn in.
Soludo was sworn in by the state Chief Judge, Justice Onochie Anyachebelu, at exactly 9:45 am, at the Anambra State Government House.