By Godwin Okeh ABAKALIKI – Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has said that the All Progressives Congress, APC, cannot be trusted with managing Nigerian economy.
He said President Muhammadu Buhari-led APC federal government has demonstrated gross incompetence since assumption of office.
Atiku made this known while addressing a mammoth supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, during his one-day visit to Ebonyi state which took place at the PDP party Secretariat located along Abakaliki-Enugu express road.
He said that PDP is the only party that can rescue Nigeria from the total mess being witnessed under the watch of President Buhari.
Atiku however, urged the PDP members in Ebonyi state to support his 2019 Presidential ambition to enable him restructure Nigeria the way it should be.
He further lamented that Nigerians have suffered so much injustice and pains since the emergency of Buhari led administration, recalling wanton killings of innocent Nigerians by herdsmen.
The Presidential aspirant, also revealed that over 11 million Nigerians have lost their jobs under the APC government and called on well meaning Nigerians to support his presidential ambition and PDP.
His words, “support me so that we can throw President Buhari away in the forthcoming 2019 election”.
“You know that this present All Progressive Congress, APC, federal government is the most corrupt and incompetent government i have ever seen since 1999.”
He also called on political stakeholders of PDP to move out and reclaim IMO state and Anambra state that is being ruled by APC and APGA parties.
The former Vice president commended the governor of Ebonyi state chief David Umahi for developing the state, especially with the numerous infrastructural facilities, he had put in place in the state.
Responding, the chairman of the south east governors forum, Chief David Umahi applauded him for storming south east zone, in particular Ebonyi state to canvass for support.
Governor Umahi, reiterated the readiness of PDP in Ebonyi to support any popular presidential aspirant that has the interest of the zone at heart, Ebonyi in particular in the forthcoming election.