Rev. Chris Okotie believes that the gale of defections is good for Nigeria’s democracy and would yield positive results.
Rev. Chris Okotie, ex-presidential candidate and founder of the House of God International Ministry, has said the gale of defection blowing across the country portends good tidings for the nation.
Okotie, who recently renewed his ambition to run for the President of the country in 2019, said there was nothing to worry about over the defections as they characterised free democracies.
In an interview with Vanguard newspaper, Okotie said:“The present political scenario in Nigeria is not unusual and is characteristic of a free democracy like ours which empowers you to establish a position and to pursue it, looking for a platform on which you can articulate and crystallize that political posture.