“I warned him but he didn’t listen, he said he is sure of victory. I got his wife’s number and called her; she was in London. I said this is what I told your husband
“We back you with prayers and you stayed and completed your assignment at the Central Bank. The first Igbo man to be Governor of Central Bank; we prayed, fasted for him, but he came back and joined politics. For about one hour I urged the wife to discourage him.