A political associate of former Governor James Ibori, Chief Andy Asavwota, has likened the EX-Convict to Jesus Christ.

Ibori, arrived Nigeria on Saturday after completing his jail term in the United Kingdom.

The Former Secretary of the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC, who expressed happiness Ibori’s return to Nigeria said, “Ibori is the man on ground, either here or in limbo, he has affected all and takes everybody along without discrimination. “He is just like Jesus Christ because he is a man who does not want anyone to suffer,” Asavwota said.

Asavwota added, “We made his arrival low-key and by the time the whole of Deltans knew he was in town, the entire state erupted in jubilation.”

Mammoth crowd greeted Ibori as he arrived his country home on Saturday.