An aide to Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi state has tendered her resignation letter on the grounds of her religious beliefs. The Governor’s aide identified as Deaconess Emerald Udeakaji, was the Special Adviser on business development to Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State, until she tendered her resignation letter “to save her marriage”.
The Special Adviser disclosed her decision and the reason behind it in a letter to the State Governor dated December 30.
Emerald stated in her letter that she has given “100% loyalty” to the government of David Umahi but her family “is tearing apart”
”My resignation is born out of family issues” she added.
Emerald quoted the Bible passage which says, “Woman be submissive to your husband.” and “two shall become one”.
Emerald therefore disclosed her decision to obey the Bible scriptures by resigning and saving her marriage.
She concluded her letter by appreciating the Governor and wishing him well in his future endeavor. She thanked Governor Umahi and his entire family for the opportunity to serve the government.