‘My father believed that politics gives one opportunity to serve his people not to cheat or exploit them’
‘My father believed that politics gives one opportunity to serve his people not to cheat or exploit them’

Theresa Onyekachi Okonkwo is a retired principal and daughter of the late Paul Omerenyia Ururuka from Umunkpeyi Nvosi, Isiala Ngwa South Local Government Area, a renowned name in the Old Eastern Region. In this interview anchored by Godwin Adindu, director-general of the Abia State Orientation Agency (ABSOA), following the recent immortalisation of the late statesman by Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, by building a statute after Ururuka at the exit point of the road he built in the 60s; she spoke on his father’s lifestyle, brand of politics, among others. Excerpts:By way of introduction, may we know …

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