…As Rivers PDP Chairman, Bro. Felix Obuah Calls APC ‘Lie Lie birthday party’
…broadcasts Thursday As Reception Day For 8,000 APC Decampees
scores of participants of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from Asari-Toru and Degema local government Areas of Rivers State who dumped the birthday celebration in preference to the ruling Peoples Democratic birthday party (PDP), have informed of the ugly experience encountered within the hand of their erstwhile chief and former Governor of the State, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi at his homestead in Abuja, the nation’s capital.
conversing on the PDP Secretariat in Port Harcourt the place the decampees have been acquired on Thursday, the chief of the APC decampees and former chief of the Asari-Toru Legislative meeting, Hon. Orolosama Amachree accused Amaechi of coercing all ‘elected’ Chairmen and Councilors of the APC into instituting legal motion towards the federal government of Chief (Barr) Nyesom Ezenwo Wike as a gimmick to make the State ungovernable.
according to Amachree whose scores of supporters turned the celebration into gyration amid singing and dancing, the violent activities of former Chairman of Asari-Toru Council, Ojukaye Flag Amachree had plunged the area into quandary which rendered his followers homeless, prompting them to flee to Abuja where they hoped to get succor from Amaechi who is Rivers APC leader and Minister for Transportation.
“however after we met Amaechi, our leader in Abuja and told him of our predicament and requested his help to get accommodation, he bluntly instructed us “if you happen to don’t have lodging why did it’s a must to come to me.&#a hundred and sixty; Am I the landlord of Abuja?” stated Amachree who’s reputed for his prowess in grassroots politics.
He stated that these actions among others underscored their resolution to dump the APC which deceitfully promised to carry what he called a ‘fraudulent trade’ to Nigerians.
“I was no longer definite by somebody to decamp.&#one hundred sixty; no person gave me money and no person lobbied for me and my brothers and sisters to depart the APC. PDP used to be my root and since I was deceived to sign up for the APC, i’ve retraced my step and i am again dwelling” he mentioned, amid ovation.
He additional disclosed of several meetings held with the aid of the APC the place the Minister of Transportation had warned and threatened extreme consequences for any person who dares to defect to the PDP, mentioning that relatively than perform guarantees made to raised their welfare, the Minister had endured to feed them with lies.
among folks that joined Amachree to the PDP are the APC Assistant women leader in Asalga, vp of PDP, Hon. Briggs and different Ward Exco participants.
every other ‘giant fish’ caught via the PDP dragnet used to be the vice president of APC in Degema local government space, Hon. Samuel Ikiroma who stormed the PDP Secretariat with a whole bunch of supporters.
The tender-talking APC leader who surpassed his councillorship certificates of return to State PDP Chairman, Bro. Felix Obuah for destruction, mentioned he was now playing genuine peace when you consider that he took the choice to dump the APC.
“i’m not defecting however coming back to my home. APC is nothing but a deceit and pretence.&#one hundred sixty; i’ve by no means had peace while in APC however ever on account that I took the decision closing Monday, I now have higher peace and remainder of mind” he confessed.
Receiving the decampees, Rivers PDP Chairman, Bro. Felix Obuah commended Governor Nyesom Wike for growing the enabling environment which had induced the gale of defection of APC participants into the PDP.
“If Governor Wike had now not judiciously used the resources of the State to the benefit of all, there don’t have been this sturdy conviction to sign up for a progressive motion just like the PDP.
“Amaechi and his cohorts sold the idea of what he called ‘change’ to hapless individuals they usually fell for it, pondering it is trade but no longer realizing it’s nothing however threat”, Obuah stated and gave assurance that the entire decampees would be given fair and equitable therapy as these already in the PDP.
He said that a better acronym for the APC would were ‘Lie Lie birthday celebration’ considering the tissue of lies which the birthday celebration has persisted to sell to Rivers individuals.
Amid chants of &#one hundred sixty;‘ Mba Anabara Agu’, Bro. Obuah additional certain them that they’ve overlooked and lost nothing by using leaving the APC, adding that the performing Governor of the State would cease at nothing to accommodate all of them.
He explained that Governor Wike would have personally obtained them on the occasion but for an unavoidable venture which took him to Abuja. He on the other hand announced that the Governor would be on hand to receive over eight,000 decampees from the APC on Thursday, April 13, 2017 in Port Harcourt.