Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has stated that he’s nonetheless within the All Progressives Congress, including that his assist for the success of President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election is incontestable and unshakable.
Okorocha, who spoke on Tuesday on the Government House, Owerri, throughout a media parley, additionally added that the embattled state APC governorship candidate, Ugwumba Uche Nwosu, remained the most effective candidate for the election within the state.
“He is visionary, dutiful, hardworking and a proactive young man. He remains the best among all the candidates for the governorship election in the state.”
Okorocha, nevertheless, contended that he was nonetheless within the APC having been one of many founding fathers of the occasion within the nation.
“I cannot be part of destroying the mansion I have helped in building. I totally support the APC and all of its candidates for the 2019 general elections.”
He additional described what performed out within the APC within the current previous on who emerges as its Imo State governorship candidate as a political injustice.
Stating that the selection of Senator Hope Uzodinma because the state governorship candidate for the 2019 election was not the selection of the occasion devoted. He regretted that the APC which was identified for uprightness and justice had misplaced its integrity and purposeful bearing.
He additional stated that he was not embattled in any kind however that the combat in opposition to him was due to his political sagacity.
The governor blamed the APC National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, who he described as a simpleton, having been deceived by some disgruntled members of the occasion.
“I still have my numerous supporters with me, but those who are naïve who want to leave and have left, I wish them good luck. This is because I cannot stop them.”
Meanwhile, Okorocha had disclosed that he has the APC ticket for Imo West (Orlu) Senatorial District election, simply as he added that he would coast to victory within the election.