“I have no hand in Nnamdi Kanu’s Repatriation” – Sir Emeka Offor



Sir Dr Emeka Offor, the Chief Executive officer of Chrome Group of Companies and founder, Sir Emeka Offor Foundation(SEOF), Says he was never part of Federal Government actions that led to the repatriation and detention of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu.

The arrest and repatriation of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu has stirred reactions from several quarters with some prominent leaders fingered in complicity with Nigeria FG involvement.

However, a statement signed by Ebuka Onochie Obi, Media Aide to Sir Dr Emeka Offor said he has become aware of what he described as ‘web-based allegations’ purportedly linking Sir Dr Emeka Offor with the recent repatriation of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu to Nigeria, but refutted same, saying the allegations lacked truth.

Parts of the statement read;

“It is common knowledge that Sir Dr Emeka Offor seldom grants interviews or engage in media/press statements except when issues dealing with the activities of his charitable and non-governmental Foundation – Sir Emeka Offor Foundation (SEOF) are involved.

However, it has become necessary in the present circumstances to state categorically that there is absolutely no truth in these allegations made and perpetuated by uninformed
mischief makers whose only desire is to malign and bring Sir Dr Emeka to disrepute.

“For the records, Sir Emeka Offor Foundation has been engaged in helping people in need become independent and self-sufficient. Since the onset of the global pandemic which has
laid waste the financial aspirations of individuals, Organisations and Countries, SEOF has made significant and unparalleled interventions in the health and educational sectors of
our economy”

The statement further disclosed that in the last 18 months, SEOF has donated, 14 units of 40 feet container-load of Medical Equipment and Supplies to Tertiary Medical Institutions in Nigeria, Medicine and Medicament to over Forty (40) hospitals and Medical Centres in Nigeria.

Other gestures according to statement include; Building and commissioning of Sir (Dr.) Emeka Offor Rotary Hall in the Rotary International District 9125 Centre Abuja, shortly after making commendable interventions that led to the WHO Certification of Nigeria and indeed Africa as free from Wild Polio
Virus, Distribution of books, computers, educational equipment/materials and accessories to over 80 universities, 22 Polytechnics, 37 Colleges of Education, 180 Primary & Secondary Schools and 7 Public Libraries across the 6 Geopolitical Zones of Nigeria and the Federal Capital Territory, as well as Continuous support to the widows Cooperative Group in Anambra State.

“The foregoing represents the issues that are very important to Sir Dr Emeka Offor. It is on these matters and his Business that he continues to focuse his full attention” the statement added.

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