Former House Of Rep in Rivers, Dumps APC

PLACE YOUR ADVERT HERE

A former member of the House of Representatives in Rivers, and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Elder Chidi Wihioka, has dumped the party.

Wihioka’s resignation was continued in a letter addressed to the All Progressives Congress chairman in his ward in River state.

The statement read in part, “I wish to officially inform you of my resignation from the All Progressives Congress, APC.

“My decision was taken based on the high-handedness of one man who thinks
and believes that he owns the party in Rivers State and his refusal to allow peace (to) reign in the party by giving everyone in the party an equal level playing ground.

“I will announce my next political party when I have found a suitable political one to join.

“Nevertheless, my decision will not affect my support for the presidential
candidate of the APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, as I will always drum support for
him anywhere I find myself,” he added.

Other high-profile members who left the party in the last two weeks are the former Commissioner for Information and Communications in Rivers State, Ibim Semenitari, and former member of the House of Representatives, Dr Dawari George, who were strong allies of the ex-minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, Golden Chioma, the factional chairman of the party loyal to Magnus Abe.

PLACE YOUR ADVERT HERE
Queen Ferry
Queen Ferry
Chinyere Treasure Ikechukwu also known as Queen Ferry, is a Nigerian business Executive, social media savvy Journalist and Content Editor with over seven years experience. She serves as the Vice-Chairman of Naijatraffic Limited. If Treasure is not researching/blogging, she will be making delicious delicacy.

Popular Related

President Tinubu says, I’ll reform Nigeria for greater efficiency

President Bola Tinubu said his regime will guarantee Nigeria's improvement for greater orderliness towards equity and fairness in all aspects of national life.The President...

Ondo PDP gov candidate, Ajayi, gets certificate

On Tuesday, a certificate of Return was presented by the peoples Democratic party to the Ondo State governorship candidate, Agboola Ajayi.Ajayi, a former Ondo...

LP expresses outrage over NLC appointment of Gombe state interim chairman

The Nigeria Labour Congress's choice of an acting party chairman for Gombe State has drawn criticism from the Lamidi Apapa section of the Labour...

Stingy man: Mbaka remains my father in faith says Peter Obi

Peter Obi, the presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP) made remake over sting man utterance from father Mbaka, Mr obi who came back...

INEC records 1,000 pre-election litigations in 2023 general election

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says over 1,000 pre-election lawsuit were failed against them in the build-up to the 2023 general election.Mrs Oluwatoyin...

APC chieftains in Bayelsa warns Tinubu against making alliances with Douye Diri

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has been warned by the Stakeholders Forum of the All Progressives Congress in Bayelsa State "to be wary of any...

APC group vows to unsit PDP in Akw Ibom 2027 elections

In Ikot Abasi Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State, the newly constituted Progressive People's Resolution (APC-PPR) committee of the All Progressives Congress has...

Crisis in Kogi PDP as chairmanship aspirants rejects selected candidate

Thirteen candidates for the chairmanship of the Kogi State Chapter of the People's Democratic Party rejected the state's consensus choice for the position on Tuesday,...

‘Does it change price of food? — Experts slams Tinubu over new national anthem

Experts have criticized President Bola Tinubu over  the new national anthem, arguing that it does not change the price of food in the market.Wakadaily...

Three Senators decamp from APC to PDP, NNPP

Three Senator from the ruling party All Progressives Congress(APC) decamp their membership from APC to PDP and NNPP. The lawmakers are Senators Ahmad Babba Kaita...