Anyone who oppose my second term bid will be grinded into ashes - Umahi

By Factnews on 22/01/2018

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 390


The Ebonyi State governor, Chief David Umahi, has said that anyone who tries to truncate his second term bid will be smashed into ashes, as 29 political parties in Abuja, have already adopted him as their sole candidate in the forthcoming general elections.

Umahi who said this while addressing the people of the old Ohaozara political bloc at a rally organised by Ohaozara, Onicha and Ivo Local Government Areas to adopt him (Umahi) as their sole candidate for the 2019 election at Obiozara, headquarters of Ohaozara LGA, said, “The parties would storm the state in February to formalise the adoption and anyone who tries us would be injured because if the person falls on us, he will be ground into granite and if we fall on him, he will be ground into ashes.

 

He noted that he and his deputy have accepted to continue this divine work and anyone who tries to terminate it would face God’s anger and might not be there during his swearing-in ceremony. “I will pay full attention to the politics of the general elections from January 1, 2019, and it would be like Tsunami, something that has never been seen before.”

He noted that Ebonyi State would record more than one million votes during the elections, noting that the adoption of some candidates for other positions was irrevocable.

“They must, however, work out their own salvation and take care of the parties, empower the youths and widows in their constituencies as we would be watching them.” He noted that he was reviewing his support for some people whom he wanted to call their names but the state’s deputy governor begged him not to call their names.

“We would withdraw our support for them, stop infrastructural works in their areas, tell their people that they are the cause of the stoppage, so that they would be chased with brooms, umbrella, and cocks,” Umahi noted that however, Hon. Linus Okorie, member representing Ohanivo Federal Constituency and the state House of Assembly Deputy Speaker, Chief Obasi Odefa would be returned unopposed.

He urged the people of Abakaliki bloc to continue supporting him and promised to hand over power to them when he finishes his second term in 2023. “You should allow me to complete this my small second tenure because it is sweet and knows that any member of opposition from the south who says he would serve a tenure will be deceiving the people.”

Earlier in a remark, his elder brother and the South East Zonal Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Austin Umahi said that the PDP would use Umahi as a tool to take power from Aso Rock because he is a marketable product. “We should work harder to achieve this goal as the public office holders from the south zone would organize a mega-rally on March 17, to tell the world that only PDP exists in Ebonyi State.


 

Posted on January, 22 2018

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


You may also like...
New Ebola Case Confirmed In Sierra Leone

Breaking news: Second Ebola patient dies in US...

32-year-old Newly married man arrested for defiling six-year-old...

Abia State @ 25: GRATITUDE FOR WHERE WE’RE...

Zimbabwean govt declares Mugabe’s birthday as public holiday...

Football : Recent Results & Fixtures

Mimiko wants to launder sagging political image –...

One body found after Rivers boat accident

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT WITH Ex-MILLITANTS TO END...

liberian woman hangs self in Lagos

2019: Don't truncate Abia Charter of Equity, Ezeikpe...

BREAKING: Muazu Resigns As PDP National Chairman
News Abia Election Special (3) Abia Supplementary Polls Update (18) Abia Supplementary Result update (22) Appointments (8) Breaking News (196) Business (41) Campus News (3) Crime (121) Economy (111) Education (124) Entertainment (145) Fashion and Style (3) General (820) Health (108) Inside Africa (40) International News (303) Interviews (28) National (1932) Politics (952) Press Releases (112) Religion (9) Security (127) Sports (431) Technology (24) World News (87)

 

 

Advertisement

 

Latest News OPINION: Alex Otti: When will Enough be really Enough? FRAUD ALERT: Do not pick up GEEP application form from any Campaign Office, Nwogu warns I can’t wait for presidential debate, says Atiku 11 people reported dead after eating toxic rice PDP Hails Peter Obi’s Performance At Presidential Debate Abia: Update on Osisioma Flyover Blind beggar 'regains' sight after she was threatened with tear-gas by Police Linda Ikeji reveals identity of son’s father 'I’m glad senate didn’t confirm me' - EFCC boss, Ibrahim Magu Court upholds Buruji Kashamu's expulsion from PDP

 

Most Read Islamic agenda for Nigeria – Pastor Bosun (23,930 views) The show of shame that sealed Justice Uzokwe’s fate (17,542 views) 47 YEARS AFTER, HIS EXCELLENCY, COMMODORE EBITU UKIWE (Rtd) MAKES THE “OFO NDI IGBO” RECIPIENTS LIST (16,975 views) Breaking News : Dr Okezie Ikpeazu resigns from Abia State Environmental Sanitation Agency (ASEPA). (7,648 views) Lawyers accuse Lagos Police of working for PDP (7,319 views) Radio Biafra delivers AM Transmitter (7,089 views) ‘Why fuel scarcity persists’ (6,082 views) Nurse Justina Obi Ejelonu, one of the nurses that contracted Ebola virus is dead!!! (5,752 views) Abiriba Kingdom Celebrates as Eze Kalu Kalu Ogbu (IV) marks 14th year on the throne (5,726 views) Breaking News : 2015 - Abaribe withdraws from Abia guber race, backs Ikpeazu (5,521 views)