Ebonyi Govt To Employ 1,000 Youths As 'Social Media Aides'
"I am going to employ more one thousand persons on social media.
"Your appointment is for you to add value to what the state government is doing. Attack anybody painting us black on Facebook".
That's according to Governor David Umahi.
Social critics of policies and programmes managed by Eboyin state government should either quit or be prepared for war.
The governor has already hired Senior Technical Assistant(STAs) and Technical Assistants on Social Media, and is set to employ another one thousand aides face-off on Facebook.
He called on the STAS and TAS on social media to rise to the challenge, even as he debunked the suspension rumour on him by the People's Democratic Party (PDP).
"My first reason for appointing about 500 youths is how to get young men into governance, the opportunity gets you to know what government is doing.
"STAs and TAs on social media should sit up. I am going to employ more one thousand persons on social media. Your appointment is for you to add value to what the state government is doing. I cannot be here and be there. Attack anybody painting us black on Facebook.
"Some people are under curse that is why they can never appreciate anything you do. People have come with different propaganda.
"They said I have fallen apart with Pius Anyim, the former Secretary to the Federal Government, that we agreed I will be the governor for only four years.
"They equally said I was suspended from PDP, while I am the number four person in the party", he noted.
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