The People Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday advised the governor of the state of Kogi, Yahaya Bello, to “accept defeat” before the November 16 governing elections in the country.
Latest Nigeria newspaper report that The PDP advised Bello to read “the writing on the wall, to do well by accepting defeat and to stop wasting public funds in fruitless campaigns.”
The party said it already has the “support of more than 70 percent of registered voters in 18 of the 21 local governments across the state, even before its official campaign opening ceremony in Lokoja on Friday, in preparation for the inevitable collapse of the PDP. Victory in the governing elections of November 16 “.
A statement from PDP spokesman Kola Ologbondiyan says: “The party notes that although it discovered plots by APC and distressed Governor Bello to thwart the inauguration ceremony, our members and supporters, for millions, are already several steps ahead, ready to face and stop the APC and Governor Bello in his
“Since we started our grassroots campaigns in recent weeks, the PDP has continued to receive overwhelming support, solidarity, and support from all segments of the population with the right to vote, including
political leaders and community groups, workers, retirees, students, youth groups, business groups, professionals and a large number of other kogitas who have been discouraged by the unbearable corrupt administration of
“This army of the Kogi people is totally against any APC plot to derail any stage of the electoral process and will not allow any infraction by anyone, regardless of the intrigue.
“Governor Bello and the APC should have known that everything is over for them. The spontaneous public jubilation that greeted the recovery of the mandate of the PDP of Barrister Shaba Ibrahim, by the federal constituency Lokoja / Kogi, in the Court of Appeals, despite the machinations of the APC, reinforces the imminent triumph of the PDP and the people in November 16 election of governor.
Latest Nigeria newspaper report that The people of the state of Kogi are ready for these elections and cannot wait to cast Governor Bello and vote on his candidate, the Engr. Of the PDP. Musa Wada as its next governor. ”
PDP, therefore, called all people in the state, including all those who have been “impoverished by Yahaya Bello; those who were unfairly dismissed, those who were orphaned and widowed by this administration, as well as all those eager, to see a new state of Kogi to continue in its determination to rescue the state of the repressive government of the APC “.