Austin Umahi, the younger brother to Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi state has rejected an appointment by Nigerian president Mohammadu Buhari.
Umahi was appointed the secretary of Revenue Allocation Mobilization and Fiscal Commission (RAMFC) the office Engr Elias Mbam resigned as the chairman to contest Ebonyi 2023 Governorship position.
But Mr. Umahi rejected the appointment describing it as a position for job seekers.
He said, “Let me deeply appreciate every one of you that sent his or her congratulatory message & numerous calls for my appointment as d RAMFC Secretary.
“I am honestly humbled by this show of love, however, I regret to inform you that I declined the appointment because it is at best for job seekers or retired civil servant or better still anyone who loves the job, and secondly,
I am convinced that with my age n work experience it is not in doubt that I know what I want in life.
“Please if you are interested in the position do not hesitate to approach our indefatigable governor to do the needful because as far as I am concerned d position is still vacant. Thanks n God bless.”