The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’ Forum has mentioned the suspended National Chairman of the social gathering, Prince Uche Secondus needed to go in obedience of the courtroom order which ousted him.
A Rivers High Court in Port Harcourt had on Monday barred Secondus from parading himself as neither the nationwide chairman of the social gathering nor member.
Aminu Tambuwal, chairman of the PDP Governors Forum, whereas addressing journalists after an emergency assembly of the discussion board in Abuja on Thursday, mentioned Secondus should depart workplace in obedience to the courtroom order sacking him.
Tambuwal additionally expressed the Forum’s readiness to assist the performing nationwide chairman of the social gathering, Yemi Akinwonmi.
He mentioned, “We are a law-abiding party that believes in the rule of law. So when a High Court in Port Harcourt restrained Secondus from parading himself as national chairman of the party, we advised ourselves that was the way to go. We must comply with that court order.
“We had Akinwonmi presiding over the meeting of the National Working Committee today and he came to brief us on their decision which is in line with the previous meeting of the Governors Forum and the meeting of stakeholders that there should be NEC meeting on Saturday, where we shall be discussing issues about the national convention by the grace of God, which is still holding in October.
“The road can be bumpy but the most important thing is that we are still holding together strongly and that is what we assure our members and teeming supporters across the country.
“We are the hope of Nigeria and the hope of the future and we earned that confidence and trust of Nigerians and we are not going to betray it.”
This is coming from the governors’ discussion board regardless of an order from a Kebbi State High Court saying Secondus ought to stay in workplace.