Assured: Legal process will reclaim mandates
Samuel Anyanwu, former Senator for Owerri Zone and the National Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has revealed how saboteurs in Imo State chapter of the party ruined the chances of various candidates in the just concluded Presidential and National Assembly elections.
Sen.Anyanwu, in a statement in Owerri, signed by his media aide, Ikenna Onuoha, alleged that the aim of the saboteurs is to ensure that PDP does not exist in the State.
According to him,the saboteurs, after hijacking the election intervention funds released to the party in Imo State, ” turned back against candidates of PDP and played anti-party in order to justify the deal they had with leaders of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC.
He appealed to the candidates who are victims of the actions of the saboteurs,who suffered the neglect and sheer betrayal in the hands of these saboteurs to remain calm” assuring “that all legal means shall be utilized to bring those directly and indirectly involved to book”.
The PDP had put a dismal performance in the February 25 Presidential and National Assembly election, winning none of the three senatorial seats in Imo State.
The party’s Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar came a distant third in the presidential race in the State.