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: 110

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...
Do not Postpone 2015 general election -Prof. Gambari,...

Uganda: Women warned not to show cleavages

300 Boko Haram members surrender in Cameroon

Recession: AfDB approves $600m to support Nigerian economy...

Wike commends DSS, Army for killing Obatosu, Waney’s...

Former Bayelsa governor, Diepreye Alamieyeseigha, is dead


Keep praying for Buhari;former President task Nigerians

Lagos 2015: PDP leaders support primaries

2014 WORLD CUP: Óscar Tabárez jumps to the...

7m Litres of Fuel now Produced by Warri...

Ex-Imo Governor threatens to protest naked against Okorocha...
News Abia Election Special (3) Abia Supplementary Polls Update (18) Abia Supplementary Result update (22) Appointments (8) Breaking News (195) Business (31) Campus News (3) Crime (83) Economy (95) Education (103) Entertainment (136) Fashion and Style (3) General (682) Health (97) Inside Africa (38) International News (299) Interviews (23) National (1788) Politics (738) Press Releases (100) Religion (9) Security (114) Sports (413) Technology (20) World News (87)





Latest News APC, Buhari will ensure transparent poll in Ekiti - Oyegun Yahaya Bello gave herdsmen blank cheque to operate in Kogi – Faleke Traditional Ruler, Wife, 10 Others killed in Kogi by Herdsmen How ex-Chief Judge, politicians stole,doctored my Will - Ekweremadu Okorocha can’t stop my ambition – Deputy Gov Buhari’s opponent should run away if president contests in 2019 – Adesina PDP is still lost in depression - Orubebe Police charged Sen. Dino for illegal possession of firearms The Nigeria Federation has come to stay - Dogara APC and The Presidency are responsible for Kogi Massacre - PDP


Most Read Islamic agenda for Nigeria – Pastor Bosun (21,443 views) The show of shame that sealed Justice Uzokwe’s fate (15,970 views) 47 YEARS AFTER, HIS EXCELLENCY, COMMODORE EBITU UKIWE (Rtd) MAKES THE “OFO NDI IGBO” RECIPIENTS LIST (13,381 views) Breaking News : Dr Okezie Ikpeazu resigns from Abia State Environmental Sanitation Agency (ASEPA). (6,944 views) Radio Biafra delivers AM Transmitter (6,378 views) Nurse Justina Obi Ejelonu, one of the nurses that contracted Ebola virus is dead!!! (5,107 views) ‘Why fuel scarcity persists’ (5,085 views) Breaking News : 2015 - Abaribe withdraws from Abia guber race, backs Ikpeazu (4,876 views) Abia Re-run/Supplementary polls: SEPA cautions Inec, military against manipulations of results (4,823 views) 2015: Abia’s plethora of governorship aspirants (4,818 views)