The Director- General, Progressives Governors Forum (PGF), Salihu Lukman has observed that in the same circumstances as in Rivers, Zamfara and Bayelsa States, the All Progressives Congress (APC) would lost Edo and Ondo States in the forthcoming governorship elections.
This is as Lukman said: “It was Rivers, Zamfara and Bayelsa. Now, Edo and Ondo are basically on a roller coaster with perhaps emerging with the same predictable outcome that consumed our electoral victories in Zamfara and Bayelsa States”.
The APC Chieftain who asked whether this should be allowed to happen, said every member and leader of APC should be troubled and spurred into some sober reflections with the objective of remedying the situation.
In a statement released in Abuja on Tuesday, Lukman noted that it unfortunately, appeared that APC leaders and members are more determined to reproduce all the painful experiences, every time they are faced with electoral contests.
He said it was quite unfortunate that APC members and leaders found themselves in the stagnant political water of brazen acts of imposition of candidates through some applications of crude technicalities under the leadership of Adams Oshiomhole as National Chairman.
According to the PGF Boss, recalling his fascinating proclamation while announcing his intention to aspire for the office of National Chairman of APC on May 10, 2018, it is not reconcilable that the same Oshiomhole is today as the National Chairman of the party perpetrating the direct opposite of what he promised in 2018.
“Two points are worth lifting from Comrade Oshiomhole’s speech of May 10, 2018: we will ensure that we identify and where necessary verify who is a member of APC. For us, the irreducible minimum for the party leadership is to have a credible membership register that cannot be altered at the whims and caprices of anyone. The register will be available to any member of the party who desires it. It is important to