The bloodshot eyes of many delegates as they exchanged 'war' diatribes were matters for concern.
The man popularly called Okwute took the microphone, briefly explained his team were ready to start and asked for calm and orderliness.
The atmosphere changed immediately . Anxiety and fear started leaving faces.
"There will be no mago mago."
"He will do it free and fair."
These were few of the words many delegates expressed freely in positive anticipation.
In his usual soft voice, he told them what to do(apart from whom to vote for) and they gladly obeyed without any voice raised.
When he announced the result, the supporters of the winner responded with cheerful jubilation.
Trust that whoever is leading is telling them the truth at all times.
They demonstrated that they trust the former governor of Anambra State.
But here is a man who was governor for eight years and practised to the letter what he is preaching.
But yesterday, Mr. Obi once more practised what he preaches - TRANSPARENCY at all times. The reward is that both winners and losers go home as friends. - Tai Emeka Obasi