Governor Rochas Okorocha, on Saturday, unveiled a giant statue of South African President, Jacob Zuma in Owerri, Imo State.
The Governor also gave President Zuma, the Imo Merit Award, the highest award in the State which is usually given to honour persons that have distinguished themselves in various fields of human endeavours. A street was also named after Zuma and he was also conferred with a chieftancy title (Ochiagha di oha mma of Igbo Land)
The statue allegedly cost $1,424,657 to construct
Nigerians have taken to various social media platforms to express their displeasure and shock after Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha unveiled a statue of South African President, Jacob Zuma in Imo state.
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