Sen. Rochas Okorocha has declared that he and his followers don’t acknowledge the All Progressives Congress (APC) State Govt in Imo State backed by Governor Hope Uzodinma.
The previous governor of Imo State vowed that the continuing APC membership registration will probably be null and void if carried out with out the duly elected social gathering officers within the state.
In keeping with an announcement by Okorocha’s Particular Adviser on Media, Sam Onwuemeodo, he made these remarks in Owerri throughout a gathering with Daniel Nwafor’s led government.
The State chapter of the APC in Imo State has been a management disaster between the Caretaker Govt led by Marcon Nlemigbo and the elected Daniel Nwafor’s faction.
Rochas additionally equally accused Governor Uzodinma of not appointing APC members, including that folks planning to destroy APC are mendacity to President Muhamadu Buhari.
“No matter they do right here with out the duly elected social gathering officers within the State, together with the deliberate registration train, anticipated to start on Monday, can be null and void. We don’t acknowledge Governor Uzodinma’s APC in Imo. That’s not APC in Imo State. What number of APC members are amongst his greater than 120 appointees? None of Course.”
“Daniel Nwafor and others duly elected because the executives of the social gathering stay as such. Those that wish to destroy the social gathering lied to President Buhari. The judgements on the problem all acknowledged that the NEC of the social gathering or the governor, can’t take away the social gathering Excos. The social gathering executives can solely be eliminated by conference.”
Senator Rochas additionally defined why he desires a former merger of APC and PDP.
He acknowledged that those that didn’t take part within the formation of the social gathering have hijacked the Celebration.
“I’ve not left APC. I’m nonetheless in APC. No one has a stake in APC greater than me. The worst insults I had in Imo and within the South-East in 2015 have been due to APC and President Muhammadu Buhari. APC was fashioned by President Buhari, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, myself and some different folks. However these on congratulation journey, have taken over the Celebration.
“Our Celebration is APC. Don’t be confused after I stated that there have been unhealthy folks and good folks in each APC and PDP. And that the great folks within the two events ought to come collectively for the great of the nation. I used to be speaking a few motion and never a celebration.”