The new Commissioner for Happiness and Couple’s Fulfillment in Imo state Mrs Ogechi Ololo, sat for an interview with BBC, defended the creation of the ministry.
Ololo said that the Ministry of Happiness wasn’t created by her brother, governor of Imo State Rochas Okorocha, solely because of her.
She also said;
“Happiness can mean anything to anybody, she explained. For some it’s about having food on the table, while for others it may be having the school fees of their wards sorted. There are many people who need help and I believe the people of Imo state are very very happy about it. “
While she did not say exactly how the ministry will solve provide these, she did say that is what the policy of happiness means.