By; ONYEKACHUKWU MELUWA, Warri
The Ogbarode of Ughievwen Kingdom in Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State, Chief Ovo Ofigo said he is “unhappy” with the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress (APC) for abandoning him despite his contributions to the party’s emergence since 2015.
The assertion was in a statement signed and made available to our correspondent in Warri on Tuesday October 27, 2020.by Chief Ofigo, an APC chieftain.
He said he is hungry even though he contributed more than any person for APC to attain power at the Federal level.
“No appointment nor contract awards. Application for land and allocation at the Federal Capital Territory and another one for oil block have not seen the light of day.”
Chief Ofigo who pointed out that the Utorogu Gas Plant, the largest gas plant in Africa is located in his ancestral home stressing that they have several oil wells located in his domain.
“You supported Buhari, Yet no Receipts”. This was the caption.of a dream Chief Ofigo had recently(3Weeks ago) which according to him was communicated to the President.
He said he did not only supported President Buhari but went a step further to ensure that the President is healthy to be able to govern.
“Hungerdemic (the hunger virus) is at my doorstep. According to him, his spirit is now grieved with anger.”
Chief Ofigo went further to say that sometime in 2019 when it became apparent that danger was going to be looming at Comrade Oshiomhole’s doorstep, he requested to see him and confide in him. A text message was sent to him with the following inscription”Can I see you? Danger Ahead”
According to the Chief, few hours later, Nigeria Secret Police were on his trail. Today, the rest is history.
1. Oshiomhole lost the plum job of APC National Chairman. 2. Oshiomhole lost his grip of Edo State Power Play. 3. Oshiomhole’s near eclipse from politics and public limelight 4. But for share luck Nigeria would have been plunged into a big onslaught.
Chief Ofigo did not also hide his feelings about a sycophant Federal Legislator from Delta State who he said was going to plunge the APC Government into disarray.