Fidelity bank banner UBA banner
Rivers PDP raises alarm over alleged plans to frame party chieftains, transfer them to Abuja

By News Express on 28/02/2017

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

Views: 928


 

The Rivers State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says information at its disposal has revealed secret plans to frame up incriminating charges against the party’s State Publicity Secretary, Samuel Nwanosike, Roland Sekibo, Odiari Princewill and other PDP chieftains unlawfully arrested by the military during last weekend’s re-run election in Etche Local Government Area.

Alarmed by the desperation of those who want the PDP’s Publicity Secretary silenced by any means, the state PDP Chairman, Bro Felix Obuah in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Jerry Needam, insisted his party’s chieftains and officials legally accredited for the election were innocent, alleging that their transfer to the State Criminal Investigation Department (CID) was influenced by a well-known All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain in the state who had always wanted Nwanosike dead.

Obuah believes the dust being thrown into the eyes of the investigating Police Officers is born out of hate and bitterness against the arrested PDP chieftains and the singular desire to find cause to nail Nwanosike for refusing the APC to carry out their sinister plans especially in the Rivers East Senatorial District during the elections.

He said, “Even as they are being illegally detained under inhuman conditions at the state CID, pressures are being mounted on the security men to transfer them to Abuja in order to deny them further access to their families,” the state PDP boss noted.

“We insist Mr Samuel Nwanosike and the three others are innocent and were officially in Etche during the re-run election as our party agents for the purpose of monitoring the election and duly acted within the ambit of the law.

“Their arrest no doubt, is a clear case of a witch-hunt and the identity of the person behind all the trumped-up charges and travails of the party officers is not lost on us.

“We hold him and his cohorts strictly responsible for whatever happens to Mr. Nwanosike and the other three chieftains.

“We are however, convinced that our security men are now wiser and know those raising the dust in the state for their selfish interests, and wish to appeal to them to thread the path of reasonableness by releasing all the party chieftains unconditionally,” Obuah said.

Source News Express

Posted 28/02/2017 9:52:11 PM

 

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


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

 

You may also like...
UNIZIK Business School honours Anambra business moguls for...

Dream Team tame European champions Sweden to soar...

Coalition storms National Assembly, protests hike in tariffs...

Senate screens 10 ministerial nominees

Rivers PDP condemns Magnus Abe’s alleged demand for...

Oba Ogunwusi crowned, begins reign as 51st Ooni...

Jonathan encourages corruption in NNPC —Tax Payers •Group...

Police declare Biafra security outfit illegal

Why Stephanie Otobo, Keyamo are after me —...

Fashola urges court to dismiss Falana’s suit seeking...

Breaking News: INEC declares ANAMBRA GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION INCONCLUSIVE...

Calabar residents express concern about condition of roads...

 

Latest News British PM Theresa May survives vote of confidence 2019: Agbaje lashes Sanwo-Olu; insists Lagosians in bondage, need liberation Why there will be no peace in APC: Communications Minister Adebayo Shittu Cashier, wife, mother-in-law docked for bank fraud APC, Presidency designing plots to frustrate PDP governors: Secondus Whistle blowers charged with conspiracy to rob Gov. Dickson to remain in prison Police most violator of human rights, survey finds DTSG assures of effective healthcare coverage Sack Tambuwal from office, APC begs S’Court NPA concessions Terminal B, Warri Old Port FG blames N’Assembly for delay in 2019 Budget presentation Kaduna Polytechnic joins ASUP strike

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (429,907 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (394,848 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (327,723 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (281,144 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (247,846 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (229,277 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (212,126 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (193,330 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (179,620 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (170,461 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (167,246 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (153,704 views)

 

Zenith Zero Balance First Bank chat banking

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (76) Business & Economy (3,875) Business Verdict (54) Columnists (973) Complaints & Requests (95) Enterprise & Opportunities (208) Entertainment (575) Features (679) Global Business Monitor (313) International (2,814) Interview (167) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (146) Maggie's Blog (69) News (41,381) Opinion (1,151) Pidgin (13) Politics (8,147) Religion (913) Sports (1,817) 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