The 75th birthday ceremony of a seasoned businessman cum politician, Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu,which held in Abuja on Saturday witnessed Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state and his predecessor, Ikedi Ohakim exchanging banters and pleasantries.
It was the first time recently Ohakim who handed over to Okorocha in a keenly contested election in 2011 which introduced supplementary election in the country’s electoral lexicon were meeting in a public function.
Sources at the event told The Reflector that the two politicians were in a happy mood throughout the event and were seen cracking jokes and smiling at each other.
“The two politicians were happy to meet themselves. They smiled at each other and were severally sighted holding each other’s hands.Apart from political interests ,I think governors Rochas Okorocha and Ikedi Ohakim have mutual respect for each other”. A source said.
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