The National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus has finally spoken up on the alleged statement by Professor Ibrahim Gambari, Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari and Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in a Viral Video on Social Media.
Naija news recalls that a viral video of the two leaders was seen were they concluded plans to arrest some opposition members ahead of the governorship election in Edo State.
Secondus spoke against the backdrop of the viral video where Gambari and Oshiomhole were discussing the rising incidence of violence in the run up to the September 19 Edo state governorship election.
At a media briefing in Abuja on Thursday, the PDP chair said with the action of the duo, the threat to the nation’s democracy was becoming more and more real by the day.
Secondus said, “The PDP has watched with utmost concern the developing situation in Edo state. We have watched the growing desperation of the APC, and the Presidency to capture Edo state in the September 19 gubernatorial election at all cost.
“We are deeply saddened that under the watch of an elected President, Muhammadu Buhari, who is a huge beneficiary of democracy, the nation’s highest seat of power is being used for the hatching of plans to undermine democracy.
here is secondus delivering a speech on the Viral video
— Official PDP Nigeria (@OfficialPDPNig) August 20, 2020