The member representing Okigwe North Federal Constituency, Imo State, at the Federal House of Representatives, Mr. Obinna Onwuburairi has berated the ruling All Progressives Congress, saying that it is myopic and disoriented.
He said, “It is a rudderless party that came into power with lies, deceit and bad economic policies that have brought disaster and untold hardship to Nigerians”.
He further stated that APC was disenchanted and fraudulently formed to destroy the Nigerian Democracy which was consolidated in 1999.
He therefore warned all members of Peoples Democratic Party in the country against joining APC before the downfall of the party come in 2019.
Onwubuariri, who stated this during his courtesy visit to the State Working Committee of the party in Owerri, which has Chief Charles Babatunde Ezekwem as its chairman however, insisted that PDP was the only political party that could guarantee economic development in the country.
He said, “PDP has the tendency to nurture the Nigeria Democracy. I advise the members of the SWC to always guarantee internal democracy in the party and also ensure that hard work is rewarded.
“I promise to do all that is within my reach to ensure that the party moves forward and maintains the needed cohesion that shall bring victory to the party.
“I hereby make a donation of N2m for the running of the party in the state”.
Speaking during the visit, the State Chairman of the party, Mr. Charles Ezekwem, thanked Onwubuariri for his good gesture and assured him that the PDP in the state, under his leadership, would not forget all those who assisted the party in one way or the other especially now the party is facing some challenges.
Ezekwem assured Onwubuariri of the readiness of his executive to partner with him and any other member of the National Assembly who was willing to contribute to the success of the party.
He said, “I describe a situation where the APC government of Okorocha cannot pay ordinary salaries and pensions as pathetic.
“I therefore charge members of the party at all levels to work hard for the success of the party, and promise that the donation made to the party would be judiciously utilized for the overall interest of the party”.