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Gov. Bello is returning Power to PDP, All 45 appointments he made were PDP members, Kogi APC writes, Oyegun, Buhari




The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Kogi State has written to the national chairman of
the party, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, vowing never to have anything to do with Governor
Yahaya Bello, who got into power on its platform.

The party is accusing Bello of returning power to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, through
the back door, alleging that all the 45 appointments made so far by the Governor were
from the ousted ruling party.

The Kogi APC leaders further claimed that Bello is the brain behind the crisis in the house of
assembly which has not been able to sit because of a leadership tussle.

Their grievances were contained in a communiqué issued at a meeting held on
Monday and attended by 33 state executive council members and the 21 LGA party chairmen.

The Cable reports that the communiqué was made public on Saturday and has the following highlights:

“That the State government is not carrying the party structures along in his policy directions, appointments and general governance. “That we are in the power but still in opposition.
“That we fought power from the PDP only for Governor Yahaya Bello to give back the power to the same PDP.

“That all the 45 appointments made so far by his Excellency, Gov. Yahaya Bello are given to PDP members.

“That there is crisis between our members in the State house of Assembly instigated by the State