Defection: What PDP, APC did to me, my family – Fani-Kayode
Zamfara State Governor, Hon. Bello Mohammed Matawalle has stated he has not made any association with anybody to defect to the All Progressives Congress (APC) .
This was contained in a press assertion signed and made accessible to newsmen in Gusau, the state capital by the Director-Common, media and public enlightenment Affairs, Authorities Home, Hon. Yusuf Idris Gusau.
In keeping with the assertion, Matawalle described the folks disseminating “the unfounded and baseless data as energy drunk politicians in search of low cost publicity,” saying that such rumors must be thrown into one other waste paper basket because it couldn’t maintain any water.
“I’ve not in anyway mentioned the problem of defecting to APC with any politician both within the state or elsewhere. My essential precedence now could be to revive peace within the state which disappeared throughout APC tenure.
“In spite of everything, the fear assaults and banditry got here into existence within the State throughout the unlucky tenure of APC. Even with the speed of banditry which my administration inherited from the APC, no affordable individual can conform to defect to the get together,” he stated.
Governor Matawalle stated that the notorious and unpopular politicians like Sagir Hamidu who have been propagating the information ought to wait till he decamped earlier than they may say something in regard to his administration.
“Politics shouldn’t be about damaging one’s character or authorities. I’m not in politics to wreck anyone’s character and authorities. It’s only untimely politicians that accomplish that. Earlier, I by no means needed to hitch points with failures however for the advantage of doubt I’m compelled to take action,” he added.
Nonetheless, the governor admitted that there are some APC chieftains which were wooing him to defect to APC however that he had not but made up his thoughts to that impact.
“Sagir Hamidu doesn’t reside in Zamfara state however comes round throughout politics, in consequence, many Zamfara folks don’t even know him in individual, so what’s he bragging about when he has no political supporters?” The governor queried.
Governor Matawalle suggested the APC chieftains to place their home in different earlier than fixing blames on all people, saying that in spite of everything, they have been the architects of their very own failures and misfortune.
He stated that the APC members who defected to PDP observed that APC leaders within the state have been the reason for the so many deep cracks in get together, and that the probabilities of APC recovering the State in 2023 was very slim, therefore they decamped to PDP.
“The Sagirs in APC ought to know that politics is a sport of quantity and the PDP within the State has some political permutations that may assist them to runway with landslide victory in 2023.
“Time has gone when folks like Sagir must be dictating for Zamfara folks and controlling their destinies. The folks are actually wiser than the thinkings of Sagir and his like minds. So, I counsel them to make peace with the folks they’ve offended earlier than attacking anyone or authorities,” he stated.