The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Anambra Province has condemned the homecoming of one of its members, Hon Onyebuchi Offor, to the Peoples Democratic Political party (PDP).
Offor, a fellow member of the House of Assembly in Anambra, who represents Ekwusigo province constituency, had before the Nov 6 governorship election decamped to APC, to back up the political party’s candidate, Senator Andy Uba.
The lawmaker notwithstanding announced his homecoming to PDP in conclusion week, just a week after the APC lost the governorship election in the province.
In a press statement, notwithstanding, the publicity secretarial assistant of APC in Anambra Province, Mr Okelo Madukife frowned at Offor’s homecoming to PDP, saying he just joined the political party to rip off its long-standing members, adding that it was not Offor’s firstly time behaving in the style.
Madukife accused Offor of also making absent with millions meant for the governorship cause of the APC, and also shortchanging members of the political party, adding that the reason for his homecoming to PDP was not acceptable.
“The reasons proffered by Orifite-born Hon. Onyebuchi Offor, and fellow member representing Ekwusigo Province Constituency of Anambra Province for ‘returning to PDP’ is untenable,” he said.
“The unassailable truth is that whatever the outcome of 2021 Governorship Election, APC is the most organized, steady, and reputable political party in Anambra Province and is nowadays the only opposition political party in the province, which Anambra-wide followership is entrenched.
“Our political party will do superior when distractions similar Offor, wearing the tag of ‘honourable’, similar a repast ticket, fifty-fifty in the most dishonorable conduct learn to rest one course of study.”
Madukife recalled that it was not Offor’s firstly time joining the APC to reap from a governorship candidate’s cause funds.
“Hon. Offor is not announcing his entry into APC for the firstly time. In 2017, the in conclusion governorship election twelvemonth before this twelvemonth, Hon. Offor announced his entry in back up of Ifeanyi Ubah upon the entry of the later into APC to vie for the governorship ticket.
“He every bit left when Ubah failed to acquire that in the typical style of a political prostitute.
“The regret is that apart from prostituting, Hon. Offor ought to have shared the goal of this twelvemonth’s prostitution parade which was to tempest our unsuspecting cause (not fifty-fifty political party), send away our committed members who could have been to a greater extent useful in the election and create absent with funds running into hundreds of millions of Naira.
“We recommend to the people of Ekwusigo to do something to halt Hon. Offor from leaning on anybody to one time over again rig his way to Anambra Province House of Assembly, where consistently, he has traded to foreclose Ekwusigo LG from electing their authorities, spell pretending to be for the opposition,” the release read.
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