Senator Godswill Akpabio (APC-Akwa Ibom) says any transfer to declare his seat vacant within the Senate will show abortive. Akpabio made this recognized when he spoke to newsmen in Abuja right now Monday, August 13th.
The sentaor who defected from PDP to APC final week, stated if his seat have to be declared vacant, the seats of these, who defected to the Peoples Democratic Get together (PDP), must also be declared vacant. In accordance to him, if the excuse of these calling for his seat to be declared vacant is that there is no such thing as a rancour in PDP to warrant his defection, they need to additionally know there is no such thing as a rancour in APC.
“Any defection from APC to PDP, we are going to like to declare these seats vacant. As you’re looking at me, do I look perturbed? I’ve not heard the report. I feel that could be a hearsay as a result of in the mean time, there is no such thing as a division within the APC. The APC is one household.
“In the event you hear about R-APC that was not likely a political celebration, that was not a division. It has since been consumed in what they name Coalition of United Political Events (CUPP)”Akpabio stated
On the risk by APC Nationwide Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole to get the President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki impeached, Akpabio stated he was not conscious of that.
“I simply got here in from Ikot-Ekpene, the place I made a decision with my individuals to be part of APC. I’m but to be briefed on any of these objects. I’ve not heard something. Why don’t you await me to formally discuss to you? I imagine that when the Nationwide Meeting resumes, you’ll hear from me instantly. So, train endurance’’, he stated
Akpabio, whereas defecting from PDP to APC, additionally tendered his resignation as Minority Chief.