Prince Benjamin Apugo has called the Federal government to end corruption in order to ensure the country gets to it’s anticipated height.
Ochiagha ,Oparaukwu Ibeku,Prince BB Apugo made the call at his residence during his birthday celebration.
He however, called the leaders to embrace one another and come together to achieve a common goal despite party affiliations.
Apugo maintained that he will continue to chat the course for humanity,while acknowledging that the Federal government have not done much in the areas of fighting corruption.
A birthday celebration which had in attendance friends,relatives,well wishers,business associates and government functionaries across political lines who described BB Apugo as a fearless and kind man who has contributed a lot for humanity.
Martin Ikechukwu Apugo while extolling his father ,said Prince BB Apugo has remained unchanged in terms of being blunt ,dogged and possess that quality of standing for what is right.
He said the qualities exhibited by his father cannot be found in the present society as nobody again lives to be trusted citing examples of what happens in politics.
“Very strong character,very blunt and dogged.
“Very straight forward not slimy,if he wants to do something ,he will tell you i want to do it and he will do it”.
We want people like my Daddy who will not be slimy,their yes will be yes and no will be no no matter whose ox is gored.
“We are happy to see him strong,said his son Ifeanyi Apugo.
Sometimes when we come and see him jugging,we get excited and proud because he has a free mind and also thinks like a youth.”
The Umuahia North woman leader, Mrs Queen Anikpe, describes Apugo as a man with full of love,adding that it is an honor to everyone who came to celebrate with Abia Elder statesman.
The birthday celebration featured musical displays and dance from different groups.