A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress and ex-Deputy Chairman of Umuahia North LGA of Abia State, Chief Chinedu Obilor has threatened to dump the social gathering if present management fails to resolve inner wranglings rocking APC within the state.
The APC stalwart gave the management of his social gathering one-month discover inside which to place its home so as or dangers dropping him to a different political social gathering.
Obilor, an in depth affiliate of Nigeria Minister of State for Mines and Metal Growth, Uchechukwu Ogah, made his place recognized in an interview with newsmen in Umauhia, on Tuesday.
He posited that APC in Abia State was having too many disaster and factions which is hindering its cohesion and risk of successful the 2023 governorship contest within the state.
Chief Obilor maintained that if he can go away the PDP beneath which platform he served as Deputy Chairman on account of unresolved social gathering points, that he’s additionally at liberty to dump the APC any time he feels the social gathering is now not serving the curiosity of the lots.
He clarified that the APC is serving the curiosity of few stakeholders and never the curiosity of the generality of the social gathering members, including that the Balkanization of the social gathering into completely different factions is its undoing.
“For example, there’s the Orji Kalu faction, the Uche Ogah group, the Ikechi Emenike faction, Paul Ikonne forces and even the Alex Otti block all working at cross functions inside the social gathering, “the Social gathering Chieftain said.
The previous Umuahia North Council Chairman Deputy North LGA queried how APC could be dreaming of taking on energy in Abia while the social gathering isn’t united.
“So, inform me how can such a political social gathering obtain its purpose?” he asks, stressing that APC seems to not be prepared but to dethrone PDP within the state.
He additional mentioned that it seems that it’s only Abia North that’s benefiting from the APC federal authorities regardless of all of the efforts they made to make sure that the social gathering good points floor in Abia throughout the 2019 common election.
“They’re those having fun with every little thing now and we’re struggling. Umuahia North is among the LGAs that APC gained, so why are we being uncared for? The foremost stakeholders are solely after their private pursuits and pockets, in order that they don’t have any plan for the lots, they’re solely deceiving them”.
“So, for me the APC is simply utilizing folks to attain their egocentric wishes and in the event that they don’t wish to handle the scenario, I’ll help them to destroy the social gathering. I’m giving them one-month discover to place the social gathering so as, in any other case we’ll inform them that the social gathering belongs to no person. Even Senator Orji Kalu isn’t the proprietor of the social gathering, he joined likewise Hon Nkiruka Onyejeocha, all of them joined the social gathering.
“And For those who discuss in regards to the people who owns the social gathering then discuss Chief Ikechi Emenike them, we’re going to scatter the social gathering in the event that they don’t retrace their foot-steps, as a result of you may’t win any election with out Umuahia North. In the event that they power us to go away the social gathering, I’ll go together with over 2000 supporters. So, I’m giving them one month to place the social gathering so as, or I decamp”.
On Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, Chief Obilor described him as his pal, whereas mentioning that he needs the governor to fulfil his marketing campaign guarantees to Abians.
He mentioned the governor has began to do one thing within the state which is spectacular and commendable.
He mentioned, “I can’t as a result of I belong to APC when the governor is working, I cannot assist him, no. Now Ikpeazu is doing properly and I’m telling everybody to assist him. The highway initiatives he’s doing is commendable, few days in the past I went to Aba and anybody can come and see it.
“The Ohuhu ring highway is beneath development however the issue is on the contractor dealing with that highway, Wawa contractors; I don’t know what they’re doing there”.
On energy shift in 2023, he mentioned by proper, the Abia North ought to produce the following governor, including that ”it behoves on them to offer us a very good candidate or lose the chance to different zones.”