The All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Govt Secretary of Nationwide Agricultural Land Growth Authority, NALDA, has berated the purported major election held by the occasion, which produced Mr. Mascot Uzor Kalu as APC candidate for the approaching Saturday, March 27 bye-election in Aba North and Aba South federal constituency seats.
Mascot Uzor Kalu was a Chief of Workers to former Governor, Theodore Orji and youthful brother of the Senate Majority Chief Whip, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu.
Ikonne, a founding member of the All Progressives Congress in Abia State, insisted that no major was held wherever in Aba to elect occasion candidate, as many occasion members have been shot out to buy nomination types.
The previous APC governorship aspirant, who spoke on a reside radio programme monitored by DAILY POST, on Thursday morning, accused Senate Chief Whip, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu and different occasion stakeholders of imposing Mascot on the occasion members.
NALDA Govt Secretary posited that his occasion, the APC, doesn’t have a candidate in Aba North and South Federal constituency, insisting that there was no correct major election performed wherever forward of the forthcoming Aba bye-election.
Ikonne criticized Senator Orji Kalu for his alleged deceitful and diabolic actions, urging the individuals of Aba North and Aba South constituents to reject Mascot within the upcoming ballot because the individuals will not afford to return to Egypt.
He stated, “Nobody can take us again to Okija Shrine. You’ll be able to’t make a multitude of Aba and are available again to chortle at us. Orji Uzor Kalu joined us and earlier than he joined us, APC was going easily. As a founding member of APC in Abia State, we is not going to enable him to kill APC the best way he killed PPA”.
The APC chieftain additional challenged Senator Kalu to point out the world one achievement as a legacy in Aba throughout and after his reign as Abia Governor.
“These supporting Senator Orji who imposed his final brother on APC to point out Abians one factor Orji Uzor Kalu has as a legacy in Aba. If he believes in Aba, he ought to have supported one other particular person not his brother, Mascot, and never even when his youthful brother (Nnanna Uzor Kalu), has gone there earlier than with no single legacy wherever in Aba.
“We will’t enable Orji Uzor Kalu to convey the top of indigenes and non indigenes collectively in Aba. We reside and develop collectively and we’ve got been doing that, however Orji Kalu is all for his household and never even for his group nor Abia north.”.
DAILY POST recollects that the Abia State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), had picked Hon. Mascot Uzor-Kalu because the flag bearer within the coming Aba North and Aba South federal constituency bye-election.
The APC in an announcement issued to journalists in Umuahia, by the State Publicity Secretary, Comrade Benedict Godson, nevertheless, congratulated Mascot Uzor Kalu on his emergence because the occasion’s candidate and expressed confidence within the capability of the latter to ship if elected within the inexperienced chamber of the Nigeria Home of Representatives
The Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC) had mounted March 27 for the Aba North/South bye-election in Abia State.
The election will fill the emptiness attributable to the loss of life of Ossy Status, the constituency’s former consultant.