The Nationwide Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Get together (PDP), Sen. Iyorchia Ayu, has mentioned he is not going to resign because the occasion’s chairman regardless of strain from the Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike.
He mentioned this throughout an interview with the BBC Hausa Service.
Ayu mentioned PDP members and stakeholders elected him primarily based on the laid down guidelines of the primary opposition occasion.
Blueprint had reported that the Rivers state governor listed the resignation of the occasion chairman as a part of his situation to assist the presidential candidate of PDP, Atiku Abubakar.
However reacting throughout an interview with BBC Hausa, the nationwide Chairman acknowledged, “I used to be voted as PDP Chairman for a four-year tenure and I’m but to finish a 12 months. Atiku’s victory doesn’t have an effect on the Chairman’s place. I received my election primarily based on our occasion’s structure.
“I didn’t commit any offence; I’m solely reforming the occasion so I’m not bothered with all of the noises. I do know I’m doing my work and I didn’t steal any cash so I see no purpose for all these talks. Once we began PDP, these kids weren’t round. They’re kids who have no idea why we shaped the occasion. We is not going to permit any particular person to destabilise our occasion.”