The Non secular Director of Adoration Ministry Enugu, Fr. Ejike Mbaka, has apologised to the Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Occasion, PDP, Mr. Peter Obi, over the unfavourable public remarks he made about him final Sunday.
Fr. Mbaka tendered the apology early Saturday earlier than hundreds of his followers at a vigil mass in Enugu.
Recall that the outspoken cleric had accused Obi of stinginess and political theatrics when he declined a public announcement of his donation to church at a bazaar gross sales final Sunday.
Mbaka additionally informed him that he can be delivered to disgrace in subsequent 12 months’s presidential election for taking his stand on secret donation to the non secular ministry.
Apologising for the derogatory remarks, the Catholic priest, defined that his intentions had been to not embarrass the ex-governor of Anambra State however to hunt the development of the church.
His phrases: “On behalf of myself, Rev Fr. Mbaka Ejike Camillus, the Non secular Director of this adoration ministry, Enugu Nigeria, I want to apologise humbly to the previous governor of Anambra state, Mr. Peter Obi, who got here right here on Sunday for bazaar.
“In any approach, form or type my utterances and actions on that bazaar induced, initiated or prompted derogatory remarks, criticisms, unhealthy assaults to his persona, I didn’t intend any of this.
“All I stated on that day, I by no means meant to insult him or to convey his political profession down. My intention is just to assist the work of God.
“If my actions exhibited demeanor or any unhealthy angle that provoked himself and people who love him which introduced all of the verbal assaults, I’m asking who ever was, is, or will likely be damage to please, please, and please forgive me.”
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