…..Mass Defection: APC structures collapse In Rivers
…As PDP Plans Reception For Over 8000 APC Decampees
As waves of defections continue to blow within the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State, the Peoples Democratic celebration, PDP, says its umbrella is huge enough to accommodate everyone, together with leaders of the APC, who come to a decision to come again house to sign up for the development-delicate govt below Gov. Nyesom Wike.
The PDP position follows endless checklist of decampees from the APC to the PDP in Rivers State, the newest of which embrace the former Governor Rotimi Amaechi’s Chief Political Strategist, Chief Emeh Glory Emeh, prime other chieftains of the APC back to the PDP.
Chief Emeh’s daring transfer has further opened the door for over 8000 decampees from the APC throughout the 23 native government Areas of the State, the most recent contributors of the APC decampees got here from Asari-Toru and Degema local executive Areas of the State, respectively.
Chief Emeh Glory Emeh was a former Senior different Adviser on Media and strategy, Commissioner for Commerce and trade, Commissioner for Transport and Aviation right through Governor Odili administration and Chief of group of workers, Rivers State govt house.&#a hundred and sixty; he’s a grassroots mobilizer, attorney and Chartered Accountant, who has because his return to the PDP, coordinated the daily defections of participants and leaders of the APC to the PDP, some of which embody the over 200 former Councilors of the APC, who have been sacked through the court, former SA to Amaechi on interior earnings, Nwankwo Nwankwo, former Commissioner for tradition under Rotimi Amaechi, Sunny Nwokekoro, APC leader in ONELGA, Merino Okiraija, former Chairman of Emohua LGA, Bob Okala, and numerous non-indigenes residing in the more than a few LGAs who left the APC, amongst others. These are clear signs that the APC construction within the State has collapsed.
in the meantime, the Chairman of the PDP in Rivers, Bro. Felix Obuah has instructed a crowd on the party’s State Secretariat on Thursday that all is now set for the authentic reception of over 8000 decampees from the APC.&#a hundred and sixty;The event shall hold on Thursday, April 13, 2017 in Port Harcourt.
The PDP Chairman disclosed that Governor Wike will formally receive the APC decampees.
Bro. Obuah introduced this when he got APC decampees from Akuku-Toru and Degema native government Areas.
The chief of the decampees from Akulga who was once a former chief of the LGA Legislative meeting, Hon. Orolosama Amachree, on the adventure, accused former Governor Rotimi Amaechi of coercing all ‘elected’ Chairmen and Councilors of the APC into instituting legal action in opposition to the government of Chief (Barr) Nyesom Ezenwo Wike as a gimmick to make the State ungovernable.
consistent with Amachree whose ratings of supporters became the occasion into gyration amid singing and dancing, the violent actions of former Council Chairman, Ojukaye Flag Amachree had plunged the realm into concern which rendered his followers homeless, prompting them to flee to Abuja the place they hoped to get succor from Amaechi who is Rivers APC leader and Minister for Transportation.
“but after we met Amaechi, our leader in Abuja and advised him of our obstacle and requested his assistance to get accommodation, he bluntly told us “when you don’t have lodging why did it’s a must to come to me.&#a hundred and sixty;Am I the owner of Abuja”, said Amachree who is reputed for his grassroots followership.
some other ‘big fish’ caught through the PDP dragnet was once the vice chairman in Degema LGA, Hon. Samuel Ikiroma who stormed the PDP Secretariat with hundreds of supporters.
The delicate-spoken APC chief who handed his councillorship certificates of return to State PDP Chairman, Bro. Felix Obuah for destruction, stated he was now enjoying authentic peace in view that he took the choice to dump the APC.
because of the large defection that’s hitting the APC in Rivers State with Chief Emeh Glory Emeh who was once the engine room and their Councilors who have all deserted the birthday party, where then is the bottom and potential of the APC in Rivers State?
it is on this premise that PDP believes that the one remnants, which embody Rotimi Amaechi, Dakuku Peterside, Magnus Abe, Chris Fynebone, the Abuja-primarily based birthday party Chairman, Davies Ikanya, and their errand boys, are handiest conserving on as a result of shame and worry of now not being re-admitted underneath the PDP umbrella.
PDP State Chairman, Bro. Obuah therefore, assures the unwell-fated members of the APC sinking boat to take advantage of the spacious and smartly-ventilated ‘umbrella’ to commence the process of their dwelling-coming, as the party is able to receive them, in the event that they surely repent of their sins against Rivers individuals and have the ability to key into the advance imaginative and prescient and good governance championed by means of Gov. Nyesom Wike in the State.
Bro. Obuah once more welcomes all the former APC contributors, who’ve refused to be additional deceived and obstructed via Amaechi and his allies, from coming back to the PDP, assuring them of correct therapy and enjoyment of all rights and privileges available within the party, with out discrimination.
The Rivers PDP Chairman, Bro Obuah additionally introduced that some former commissioners who served beneath Rotimi Amaechi in addition to a few of his private aides, together with some leaders of the State APC have also indicated hobby to decamp to the PDP and participate within the reception birthday celebration on Thursday in Port Harcourt.