Abuja – Some politicians in Sapele
Constituency in the Delta State have warned the All Progressives Congress (APC)
candidate in the last House of Assembly Election, Felix Anirah, against making
Following a meeting in Elume, the leaders accused Anirah
of engaging in a fruitless campaign against Delta State House of Assembly
Speaker, Monday Igbuya.
“Igbuya is devoting his energies and resources to solving
problems in Delta State. He is working so hard to make life meaningful to the
good people of Sapele,” the leaders said through Chairman of Politicians and
Political Office Holders in Sapele (PPOHIS), Oghene -Ochuko Abeke.
They dismissed allegation by Anirah the election of
Igbuya in the said election was improper.
“If the election is repeated tomorrow, Anirah would get
fewer votes than what he got in the April 11 election,” said Abeke.
They noted that there was no basis for out-of-court
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“The outcome of the two judgments only reflected the
resounding victory of Igbuya at the polls. There was a little hope around
Indeed, he was rejected by the people because of his
abysmal performance as chairman of Sapele Local Government” the statement said.
He added, “Igbuya met more voters, knocked on more doors
and campaigned harder. The people voted for Igbuya. He is doing well as Speaker
of the Sixth Assembly” the leaders said.
The leaders advised the speaker to disregard the recent
criticism of him by Anirah.
“Felix Anirah is a clueless, visionless, reckless and
feckless politician,” said Abeke.
On behalf of the leaders, he also thanked the people for
the confidence reposed on Igbuya.
“We thank the good and peace loving people of
Sapele who have refused to be hoodwinked by the tissues of lies and propaganda
being woven and dished out by Anirah.”
- CAJ News