Some members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa State have expressed displeasure over the state of the occasion within the state following the rising instances of defection to the ruling Peoples Democratic Occasion (PDP) within the state.
A faction of the APC led by Hon. Ebierien Fala Itubor, in a letter to the Governor Mai Mala Buni led Nationwide Caretaker Committee, claimed that the gale of defection of occasion members to the PDP can solely be halted and real reconciliation made if it ignores claims made by the loyalists of the minister of state for petroleum assets, Chief Timipre Sylva on the actions of the occasion within the state.
Others beneath the political group referred to as Otita Transformation Motion popularly referred to as Otita Drive Worldwide argued in a separate letter to President Muhammadu Buhari that the fortune of the APC in Bayelsa is quick turning into that of grace to grass after the 2019 gubernatorial polls the place the occasion towards all odds out rightly gained the election owing to the huge present of affection from Bayelsans in the direction of the occasion.
A member of the APC from Nembe native authorities space, Hon. Douye Koroye, in an open letter made obtainable to newsmen in Yenagoa, alleged that lack of high quality management, greed, envy and jealousy are diminishing the occasion’s possibilities in 2023.
In keeping with Koroye, “Whereas supporters are but to totally recuperate from the February 13 Supreme Court docket setback which had already positioned the occasion in a deprived place in preparation for 2023, lack of high quality management, greed, envy and jealousy are even taking part in a worse function in diminishing the occasion’s possibilities towards 2023 and past.
“Occasion stakeholders with unflinching loyalty and huge help bases are usually not handled pretty as this has led to the defection of many occasion members and stakeholders to the opposition with many others wounded internally however but to formally defect therefore, placing the occasion in a extra deprived situation forward of 2023.
“The present state of the APC in Bayelsa is just not identical because the one which convincingly gained the 2019 gubernatorial election with landslide and that is because of lack of high quality management, infighting, and worry of the rising political profiles of dedicated occasion stakeholders whom are quick turning into giants and unshakable pillars within the system.”