The Acting Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Imo State, Mr. Chris Oguoma, has denounced acting National Chairman Chief John Odigie-Oyegun and the APC National Organizing Secretary Osita Izunaso of engineering the instabilities in the Imo State section of the party.
Oguoma, who is perceived by Governor Rochas Okorocha’s camp, charged in an elite talk with The Nation that Oyegun and Izunaso “supported the preoccupation of delicate materials implied for the ward, local government and state congresses in intrigue with the previous Secretary of the APC Convention Committee, Senator Benjamin Uwajumogu”.
He affirmed assist that Oyegun, Izunaso and Uwajumogu plotted to hand over the party structure to a pressure group inside the party , the Coalition Group, which he said constitute just a few percent of the numerical quality of the party , just to settle individual scores with the state representative.
Oguoma additionally asserted that Oyegun resisted and defied court requests and directives limiting him and the party initiative from perceiving any outcome that may have exuded from Imo State as no congress was held in the state.
He stated: “Oyegun, Izunaso and Uwajumogu were blinded by individual grouses against the senator that they executed acts that were alien and antagonistic to the advancement of the party. They were in charge of the taking of the Congress materials and Oyegun by and by guided the Congress Committee to overlook the party in the state and handover the touchy materials to the Coalition group so they could compose the outcome with no contribution from the governor, who is the pioneer of the party in the state.
“While Oyegun was battling the governor for restricting his tenure stretching, Izunaso stod against the governor for declining to help and support his governorship desire, while Senator Uwajumogu was aroused by Okorocha’s help for another Senatorial wannabe from his Okigwe zone.”
He went ahead: “Outside the Court Orders and directives served Oyegun and the party administration, they were additionally inexhaustible and persuading proof that no Congress held in Imo State, however Oyegun and his co-plotters, declined to make the best choice yet those activities to us the individuals from the party in the state are of no outcome. I remain the credible state Chairman of the party until the point when the Congresses are held.
“You can see that we are not diverted by what Oyegun did on the grounds that we realize that he acted unlawfully. We are still in the party secretariat completing our capacities, particularly with respect to the coming Local Government decisions. We don’t know about some other APC office in the state, outside this one that I am heading.”