Twist as Oshiomole Speaks on PDP Crisis, Reveals Real Reason Why Wike, Other G5 Govs Cannot Forgive Atiku

Twist as Oshiomole Speaks on PDP Crisis, Reveals Real Reason Why Wike, Other G5 Govs Cannot Forgive Atiku

  • The former national chairman of the ruling APC, Adams Oshiomhole has dropped his two cents regarding the crisis rocking the PDP
  • While revealing the reason Governor Nyesom Wike and teh aggrieved members of the opposition party cannot let go of the feud with Atiku Abubakar, Oshiomhole urged Nigerians not to trust the PDP flagbearer with its affairs in 2023
  • The former governor of Edo state maintained that Atiku is very selfish and has no intentions whatsoever of moving the country forward if given the mandate in next year's election

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A former national chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole said the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar does not have the moral justification to preach unity in Nigeria.

Oshiomole made this assertion while speaking in an interview with Channels Television’s Politics Today on Wednesday, November 30.

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Oshiomole blasts Atiku, reveals why he should not be trusted with power in 2023. Photo credit: Adams Oshiomhole, Atiku Abubakar
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He said,

“You (Atiku) can’t manage your household, you are a serial divorcee and you want to preach unity and family to me?”

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Atiku lacks character, Oshiomhole alleged

According to the former governor of Edo state, Atiku lacks character and consistency having moved from the PDP to the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN), back to the PDP and to the APC and finally to the PDP since 1999, Vanguard report added.

“For Atiku, if he is not the candidate, he takes a flight to Dubai. But you are talking of someone who upon leaving office, supported his wife rather than himself, talk of selfless service and gender equality,” he said.

Oshiomhole also said Atiku cannot be trusted as echoed by aggrieved PDP governors known as the G5 or the Integrity Group.

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“PDP governors said we can’t trust him, every agreement we made with him, he broke it; he is a serial betrayer of agreements,” he added.

PDP crisis: Atiku set to make tough decision, to adopt powerful politician as southwest leader

As the crises facing the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) rages on, the party's presidential candidate is said to have arrived at a far-reaching decision over the party leadership in the southwest region.

Atiku may have resolved to adopt the new governor of Osun, Ademola Adeleke, as the southwest leader of the party.

Oyo state governor, Seyi Makinde, is currently the party leader in the region, but Atiku, for some time now, has been in a running battle with the G5 governors, which has the former in its ranks.

Trouble for Tinubu, Oshiomhole as top PDP chieftain dresses them down over attack against Okowa

The 2023 presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, has been condemned for his recent attack on the vice-presidential candidate for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ifeanyi Okowa.

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The chief economic adviser to the Delta state government, Kingsley Emu, said Tinubu's description of Lagos state as an example of development is laughable.

Reacting to Tinubu, Adams Oshiomhole and Senator Ovie Omo-Agege's disparaging comments about Okowa over the weekend, Emu urged the former Lagos governor to tell the world how he managed the state's money.


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