Fidelity bank banner UBA banner
Dickson chides APC, says looters list childish

By News Express on 19/04/2018

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+

Views: 800

•Governor Dickson
•Governor Dickson

Bayelsa State Governor, Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson, on Wednesday reiterated his belief in the existence of two dominant parties in the country, but regretted that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is grossly fragmented, a development he noted has made the party disorganised. He reasoned that the cluelessness and insensitivity of the APC have left the country divided more than ever before and called on President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently unite Nigeria.

According to a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Francis Ottah Agbo, Dickson stated this during a live media interview in his office in Yenagoa.

The Governor also condemned what he calls the constant demonisation of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) by the APC, describing it as childish and uncalled for. While noting that the looters lists were a distraction on the polity, the governor advised the Federal Government to deliver on their promise to Nigerians!

He lamented the spate of senseless killings in Nigeria and urged the APC-led Federal Government to focus on tackling insecurity and economic recession instead of distracting Nigerians with the so-called looters lists.

His words: “This country needs two strong political parties. A united, not fragmented party in government and a cohesive and clear-headed opposition party. The constant demonization of the PDP by the APC, for me, is childish and uncalled for. I have the feeling that the APC, though in power, still behaves like a party in the opposition and on a campaign mode. I believe the APC has failed on its promise to Nigerians, they have failed to secure the country, the country is on a precipice. I think they should have done better than they are doing right now.

“The PDP made its mistakes but it achieved a lot for our democracy and our country. There is too much division in the country right now, and the Federal Government has to unify the country. They should look at the wanton killings in the country not only by Boko Haram but by the herdsmen and arrest the ugly situation.

Source News Express

Posted 19/04/2018 12:34:06 AM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

 

You may also like...
Journalist, 4 others die in Osun auto crash...

Edo council boss says suspension politically motivated

South Africa’s top court rules today on Zuma...

Abia: Crack in Ikpeazu’s camp; supporters fight dirty...

Military reviews pensions of retirees

Police speaks on the kidnap of CBN Governor’s...

Lack of access to Shiites’ Leader El-Zakzaky stalls...

4 Nigerians in the next set of drug...

Yakowa, Azazi: Crashed helicopter faulty, erratic —Eyewitness

Nigeria to tackle xenophobia with cultural diplomacy: Minister...

Death toll in Tanzania’s ferry accident disaster hits...

Ex-militants order oil firms out of Akwa Ibom,...

 

Latest News 2019: APC buying PVCs at N3,000, N10,000 — PDP Salaries, pensions: NLC draws battle-line with governors Having sex in a car in public not a crime, says Police Buhari’s refusal to sign Electoral Act, a ploy to rig 2019 elections — Wike NIS launches gun-boat in Cross River to curb illegal migration 2019: Buhari, Atiku, others sign Peace Accord Edo Govt. seals deal to effect permanent repairs on all potholes in the state No plan to increase petrol pump price — PPPRA Woman’s outrage as alleged rapist walks free Shell emerges Local Content Operator of the year Electoral Act: Override Buhari, Peter Obi Support Network tells NASS Oyo APA guber candidate accuses NURTW of campaigning for APC candidates

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (429,643 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (394,659 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (327,571 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (280,898 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (247,730 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (229,208 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (212,014 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (193,219 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (179,504 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (170,382 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (167,168 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (153,654 views)

 

Zenith Zero Balance First Bank chat banking

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (76) Business & Economy (3,873) Business Verdict (54) Columnists (972) Complaints & Requests (95) Enterprise & Opportunities (208) Entertainment (575) Features (679) Global Business Monitor (311) International (2,806) Interview (167) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (146) Maggie's Blog (69) News (41,345) Opinion (1,150) Pidgin (13) Politics (8,120) Religion (911) Sports (1,815) Stock Watch (35) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

 

 

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera