Northern Governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Celebration (PDP) have accused the Muhammadu Buhari-led administration of intimidating colleagues to affix the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Naijaevaluation that the Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, acknowledged this after a gathering alongside collectively collectively together with his colleagues in Abuja, late on Wednesday.
Recall that the Governors of Ebonyi, Cross River and Zamfara; David Umahi, Ben Ayade and Bello Matawalle respectively, have presently joined the APC from the PDP.
Ishaku requested the federal authorities to stop intimidating members of the opposition.
He accused the present administration of not doing one issue for the North no matter controlling political vitality.
Ishaku talked about, “All governors of the PDP who’ve joined the ruling APC in newest circumstances, did so resulting from intimidation. Most of our members are moreover being intimidated persistently. We want the intimidation stopped resulting from we aren’t cosy with it.
“All of us resolved that the APC authorities has not equipped the administration wished all by way of the North. And so, we the PDP governors all by way of the North are often not proud of the administration of the APC authorities all by way of the North.
”And we’re drawing the attention that regardless that the administration is all by way of the North, our space is being short-changed. We want that assertion to be well-known.
“We the PDP governors have furthermore resolved that, on our non-public, to proceed to do our greatest for our folks as we’ve bought already been doing in our totally different states.”
Totally fully totally different Northern PDP governors who attended the meeting are Samuel Ortom (Benue), Aminu Tanbuwal (Sokoto) , Bala Muhammed (Bauchi) and Ahmadu Fintiri (Adamawa).