PDP Court Case:See Reasons Why Mr Ogbeide Ihama Sued PDP To Court
View pictures in App save up to 80% data. Mr Omoregie Ogbeide-Ihama, a governorship aspirant in the Home Administration of the Democratic People's Party (PDP) in the upcoming Edo state election, said he had filed a lawsuit against the party to prevent impending disaster by the way Governor Obaseki was being imposed by the party national leadership aheld of the scheduled first primary scheduled for Thursday, June 25.
Ogebide-Ihama spoke to PDP members and Edo people on Wednesday, stressing that, however painful it was, "the fastest and most urgent thing that needs to be done now to save our party." from the impending disaster. "
He said the order was related to the flawed process adopted to appoint the primaries.
Recall that Governor Obaseki joined the PDP last week after being denied the opportunity to submit re-election to the All Progressive Congress (APC) where he had ruled Edo for the past four years.
Ogbeide-Ihama noted that as a loyal and committed party member, he had worked to build a vibrant, calm, and stable structure, and would not back down and allow a situation where certain party leaders conspired to stop his ambitions, the governor to be of the state trying to enforce Obaseki as the party's flag bearer illegally and unjustly against the will of the parties concerned.
"Before I started this project more than a year ago to serve our country as a leader, I consulted extensively with leaders inside and outside our party. With guarantees and promises of support I have received, we have a long and demanding process to reach and start building relationships and alliances with our members in 18 state local governments.
"This annual exercise ended last week with another" meeting with delegates "in the state after we returned to prepare for his predecessors. Suddenly, plans for the making of certain" leaders "in our party who decided for some reason to believe. To end my ambition in any way, with the introduction of the governor to the party on the same day that we must have a primaries in a surprising way that affected him to be postponed.
I have spent a lot of time in politics and understand that sudden strategic calculations, because of their dynamics, may require readjustment and the need for victims. What I find difficult to understand is the outrageous way in which a process that takes several hours to complete can be dangerous, setting rules, and reversing the right processes, hard work and inconclusive efforts. treated and the most important stakeholders treated with unstable and disrespectful so they try to revive all illegality clothing. No PDP member deserves to be treated like this, "he said.
He said a critical view on the process endorsed to allow the governor to participate in the primaries would indicate that this level might have caused some illegality that could create legal loopholes for party opponents. . or injured because of exploitation.
"We will likely learn from the last election situation with partners in Zamfara and rivers in Reka," he said.
Ogbeide-Ihama said that even with such transvestites and injustice, his loyalty to the party was the first, adding that in the case of a bad situation that needed change, at least a meeting was expected to be held. issues can be raised and discussed, especially those relating to internal and external threats related to the process initiated by the manager.
"Nothing like that has been done." Just because a man marries a new woman does not mean that the old woman must be embarrassed to forget that she has contributed to the attraction that a new woman has seen with him. "he says.
The MP emphasized that his actions were not an attack on the party or its leadership, as some might interpret, but a final attempt to save the party from a grave error that could lead to a series of lawsuits. Cases with the possibility that the party refused to vote in the Edo government election in September 2020.
"I say unequivocally that I am very pleased to welcome our party governor, His Excellency Godwin Obaseki. PDP remains an advanced umbrella that is open to anyone who can add value to our common goals, and I believe our Manager offers this value.
He said the rules should not be distorted or violated to give someone an unjustified advantage over others, adding that a well-run process would bring results to the candidates and that each candidate would have their full support.