The former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, says he has no plans to defect from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Get together (PDP).
His media aide, Kunle Oyewumi, on Tuesday described the reviews on some on-line platforms about deliberate defection as mischievous, falsehood and the handiwork of political jobbers and speculators.
Kalu stated the APC of which he’s not solely a member, however a powerful activist, “stays the one political social gathering to salvage Nigeria from the atrocities of the earlier administrations.’’ The previous Abia governor, whereas emphasising that he can by no means rejoin the PDP, referred to as on these spreading faux information to search for different technique of survival as in opposition to low-cost political blackmail and character assassination.
He maintained that in view of the achievements of the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration, the APC is waxing stronger within the South-East and different elements of the nation. The previous governor stated he remained not solely a distinguished member of the APC, however a dedicated supporter of Mr Buhari, with no apologies to anybody.
“My consideration has been drawn to a information report in some on-line media that I’m set to dump the APC for the PDP. The malicious report will not be solely laughable however mischievous. That is one other try by enemies of progress to trigger disaffection and confusion within the APC.
I stay a stable and dedicated member of the APC. These behind the falsehood ought to search consideration from legit pursuits. I’m not bothered and won’t lose sleep over the actions of political jobbers.
It’s no longer information that I will probably be vying for a seat within the Senate (Abia North) underneath the APC in 2019. I’ll rather quit politics than to return to the PDP as a result of the APC is the one political social gathering that may take Nigeria to enviable heights,’’ he burdened.