Save Austin Fair Yudala banner
Encounter with Imo Commissioner for Happiness •How she failed to make us happy

By Uche Ezechukwu on 07/12/2017

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 1,339

•Imo Commissioner for Happiness, Mrs Ogechi Ololo
•Imo Commissioner for Happiness, Mrs Ogechi Ololo

About this Commissioner for Happiness, I doubt if she is capable of providing any such happiness to anybody.

In 2014, Governor Aliyu Wamakko of Sokoto State invited me on his entourage to the wedding of the second daughter of Governor Rochas Okorocha in Owerri. After a very riotous ceremony, we wanted to fly back to Abuja in our chartered aircraft but the host governor insisted that Governor Wamakko stayed over and be hosted through the weekend. The simple governor agreed and was quartered at what was physically a good VIP guest house at a well manicured estate near the Government House. Only the governor and his immediate security aides would sleep there, as Wamakko arranged for the rest of us to get good hotel accommodation in town. The arrangement was that we would be having our meals at the guest house before departing to our hotel.

On the evening of that wedding day, we were very famished, having taken nothing since morning when we departed Abuja. So we looked forward to a sumptuous dinner. There was none. The cooks and stewards in their starched uniforms were polite but helpless. They were not provided with the wherewithal to feed the visiting governor and his entourage. The embarrassed stewards would whisper the name of one Mrs Ololo, who was the governor’s sister who was in charge.

To cut a long story short, there was no food and the governor had to make do with some biscuits and soft drinks I went into town to buy for him while we ate in town. That was how a governor that came to wedding feast went to sleep hungry courtesy of the current Commissioner for Happiness.

•Uche Ezechukwu, a veteran journalist and media manager based in Abuja, first published this piece on his Facebook wall.

 

Source News Express

Posted 07/12/2017 2:30:35 PM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

 

You may also like...
Court stops Malawi’s President from annulling election

UNILAG students give authorities 7-day ultimatum to replace...

Lagos closes Ilupeju Public Library for renovation

Dangote set to launch Nigeria’s first private refinery...

We need U.S for Nigeria’s economic and security...

PMAN raises alarm over Ngige’s plan to appoint...

IPOB condemns Okorocha’s sack of commissioners and 27...

CBN backs power privatization programme with $10 million...

Anambra guber war: OBIANO TO BE DECLARED GOVERNOR...

Wiko (Europe’s fastest growing phone brand) launches 10...

There is no Sharia bill before National Assembly:...

UCH Ibadan: The wonder of Anenih Geriatric Centre...

 

Latest News Police, DSS swoop on sellers of Naira notes, nab 13 Court declares Okonkwo Senator for Anambra Central, orders swearing-in Nigeria still investors’ destination, declares IMF CSOs, NGOs reject Bill for establishment of NGO regulatory commission Falana demands immediate dropping of controversial NGO Bill 400 beneficiaries of Okowa’s skill acquisition programmes exhibit products in Asaba Lagos Govt vows to enforce traffic law •Restricts shuttle services to barracks, higher institutions APC seeks investigation into brutalisation of Enugu Perm Sec Sani-Bello flags off Niger State rural roads maintenance programme Nigeria places high premium on labour matters — Udoma PDP reconciliation: Dickson visits Dokpesi, says party’s mandate should be grabbing power in 2019 Weatherman foresees likelihood of isolated showers/thundery activities over Lagos, Port Harcourt, Yenagoa, Calabar and Warri

 

Most Read Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (301,124 views) NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (285,981 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (230,627 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (193,571 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (183,526 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (170,282 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (147,274 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (132,618 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (130,670 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (119,135 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (115,567 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (112,264 views)

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (33) Business (2,820) Business Verdict (28) Columnists (777) Complaints & Requests (94) Enterprise & Opportunities (195) Entertainment (420) Features (523) Global Business Monitor (194) International (1,690) Interviews (138) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (92) News (31,000) Opinion (845) Pidgin (9) Politics (4,214) Religion (654) Sports (1,381) Stock Watch (25) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

CBN Banner advert

CBN Words on marble

 

 

MOBO Awards

 

APO Group Partner

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement



 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!