PHOTOS: Igbo Man Running For Post Of Detroit Mayor

Must Read

Telling And Accepting The Truth Is A Major Problem In Nigeria: Gov Zulum

Babagana Zulum, governor of Borno state, says telling the truth and accepting the truth has been a major problem...

APC Should Consider Changing Its Name, Not PDP: Ologbondiyan

Kola Ologbondiyan, the National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has expressed that it should be the...

BBOG Covener, Aisha Yesufu Blasts Femi Adesina (Video)

BBOG co-convener, Aisha Yesufu has blasted the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina...

Fani-Kayode Reacts To Court Ruling On Maryam Sanda

Former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has reacted to the court ruling ordering the execution by hanging of Maryam...

Biafra: Court Fixes New Date For Nnamdi Kanu’s Trial

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has set March 31, 2020, for the resumption of the trial of...

John Olumba, presently a State of Michigan House Representative is a 31-year-old Nigerian and is running for the post of mayor in the city of Detroit in Michigan.


He is a lawyer, an ordained pastor and is the first man with Nigerian roots to be elected to the state office in Michigan’s history.

In a recent interview he stated that his father hails from Owerri in Imo State and he wants to lead the troubled city into an age of revival.

But he questions the record of some of the candidates. “Are we going to go with someone who’s been a part of the political establishment? Across the United States, part of the slogan was ‘forward.’ It’s time for people to stop looking backward,” he said.

The newcomer to the mayoral race says he’s not worried about the other candidates and says he represents innovation. His plan for the city, he says, is trilateral: a war on poverty, corruption and crime according to him, all go hand in hand.



- Advertisement -


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

More Articles Like This

- Advertisement -