The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State has accused the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) masterminding the seizure of the January allocation to state by the federal government.
Describing the action as part of their anti-people strategy aimed at causing trouble ahead of 2018 governorship election in the state, the PDP said this was evident in the statement issued by the Ekiti State APC where it assumed the position of the spokesperson of the Federal Ministry of Finance to explaining the reason behind the action of the FG and the time the Minister of Finance was assuring the state that the matter would be looked into.
In a statement by the State Publicity Secretary of PDP, Mr Jackson Adebayo, in Ado-Ekiti on Thursday, the party added that APC has ignorantly exposed itself in the statement to the whole world that Nigeria had become a despotic state where fascism now thrives.
Adebayo maintained that the APC-led Federal Government had become a party of woe that would not care about the welfare of the the people it governs whenever its leadership wants to play its dirty politics, hence the decision to withhold the monthly allocation to Ekiti State as if those who would be affected are not Nigerians.
The party explained that “it’s only in a despotic state where you can think of government playing politics with the welfare of the governed, while decorating governance with blind vengeance as it operates now with the APC- led federal government”.
PDP focused on that it had been vindicated by the different alerts that it had brought up previously that the initiative of the APC had consummated arrangements to wreak devastation on the state through different obnoxious activities that would undermine the legislature of the state as a component of its extreme mission to wrestle control in 2018 from the PDP.
The gathering claimed that current social occasion of pioneers of APC at the place of the Special Adviser on Political Affairs to the President, Senator Babafemi Ojudu, was one of a progression of gatherings where all these different terrible arrangements against the enthusiasm of Ekiti individuals were been routinely organized and brought forth.
The PDP additionally affirmed that the gathering held toward the finish of the meeting was really to praise the seizure of the designation to the state. PDP additionally expressed that the announcement issued by the APC on the withheld allotment was biased and even arranged before the activity of the central government since every one of the individuals from the gathering had the feeling of the tricks of their pioneers who had bragged to them at different events that as from January 2017 Ekiti State would not get assignment once more.
“What however will puzzle numerous Ekiti children and girls is that this same arrangement of individuals have proceeded to think of some remote associations who had implied enthusiasm to help the state in the territory of water and provincial jolt to hold up till 2019, in their most out of control creative energy that their applicant would have won 2018 governorship race.
“The Ekiti PDP denounce this evil engineered by the APC to smother life out of the general population of the state since whatever that influences the government workers in the state would have temporary fad impacts on the whole individuals being a common administration state.”