- Says APC In Nasarawa Is Owned By Al-Makura, Party In State Now One Show Arrangement
Hon. Francis Orogu, the State Chairman has described Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura as the owner of the All Progressives Congress saying the APC in Nasarawa State is a one show arrangement.
The Chairman disclosed this while reacting over the statement by the State governor saying the Peoples Democratic Party Secretariat was stigmatized polluted and the party is in comatose.
Orogu says the State governor is running State as his family property by facilitating the sitting of all Federal and sensitive State projects at Kwandare.
Stating that all key projects like the State headquarter of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission, Turkish University, Federal Housing, Comprehensive Health Care, Airport, Kwandare Modern Market all are sited in his community to the detriment of Nasarawa masses.
The PDP Chairman said the governor should face the ongoing killings in the State and the rising spate of unemployment which are nagging State issues.
While reaction over the governor’s intention to convert PDP State Secretariat to the All Progressives Congress party office.
“My intention was to convert PDP Secretariat to our party office if not the office has been stigmatized, polluted and deconsecrated while the party is on brink of collapsing.
Speaking on the approval of ranches in selected areas of the State, Hon Orogu lashed the governor for approving ranches in Keana, Assakio and Doma as a bad omen to Alago nation.
“The governor sitted good projects in Kwandare and pay us back with ranches
“PDP Secretariat is a legacy of prudent politicians including governor Al-Makura himself”.
Hon.Orogu while commenting on the speech of Al-Makura saying the party is in comatose, the PDP Chairman said the party remains vibrant and strong as it was in 2015 general election.
“Before then PDP has 3 senators before we lost Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, We have 3 House of Representatives Members”.
“Whether APC like it or not President Muhammadu Buhari lost presidential election in the State in 2015 general election”.
It would be recalled that Nasarawa State governor, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura recently said APC is the only political party in the State.
Al-Makura said only the party officials remains the members and supporters alike, saying the opposition are sinking.