PDP Should Sit Up to Avert Disaster – Rep, Essien Ayi

In Breaking News, National News, Politics, Reports

by crossriverwatch admin

Hon. Essien Ayi
Hon. Essien Ayi

Hon. Essien Ayi, the member representing Calabar South, Akpabuyo and Bakassi in the House of Representatives has called on the PDP which he is a member to sit up if disaster must be averted.

In an interview with CrossRiverWatch, the rep said: “Well, it is true that, we have had a lot of defections in the House. It is also true that even some others are threatening to go, but all I will advise my party, the PDP is that we should sit up, because if we do not and take things for granted, disaster awaits us”.

He advised that whatever can be done to put the party back in shape and bring everybody together should be done.

According to Hon Essien Ayi, a lot of lawmakers have been under pressure to join the APC and other political parties with “very serious inducements that if you are a greedy person, you may not be able to look the other way”

He said he was a founding member of the PDP and therefore finds it difficult to move to another party. “In Calabar South we had a forum called Calabar South Forum, we merged with the Cross River Democratic Forum led by the former and present governors of the state, which later transformed to the PDP in the state.

“Even the day that the G34 was inaugurated, I was at the Eagle Square, so I will say that I am one of the founding members of the party”.

He regretted that he and others suffered to build the party which is now disintegrating “I know how we suffered to make the party what it is today so my advice to the gladiators, because, there are so many gladiators, is that they should thread carefully so that they would not destroy our party”.

follow us on twitter @crossriverwatch

Since You Are Here, Support Good Journalism


CrossRiverWatch was founded on the ideals of deploying tech tools to report in an ethical manner, news, views and analysis with a narrative that ensures transparency in governance, a good society and an accountable democracy.

Everyone appreciates good journalism but it costs a lot of money. Nonetheless, it cannot be sacrificed on the altar of news commercialisation.

Consider making a modest contribution to support CrossRiverWatch's journalism of credibility and integrity in order to ensure that all have continuous free access to our noble endeavor.

CLICK HERE

New Feature: Don't miss any of our news again.Get all our articles in your facebook chat box.Click the Facebook Messenger Icon below to subscribe now

Text Advert by CRWatch :Place Yours

Will You To Learn How To Make Millions Of Naira Making Special Creams From Your Kitchen?.Click Here


Expose Your Business And Make More Sales. Advertise On CrossRiverWatch.com Today

You may also read!

Police Silent 24 Hours After 8 Decomposing Bodies Are Found At Odukpani

By Jonathan Ugbal and Patrick Obia Contrary to reportage (not by this Newspaper) that 15 headless bodies were found

Read More...

VIDEO: Policeman Beaten, AK47 Rifle Stolen At Ekori Division Survives

By CrossRiverWatch Admin CrossRiverWatch has confirmed the identity of the Police Officer attacked at Ekori Division, Yakurr LGA. His

Read More...

How Insecurity Affects The Lives Of Everyone In The Niger Delta

By Tarila Marclint Ebiede, The Conversation Nigeria has an urgent insecurity problem. News from the country often emphasises insecurity related to

Read More...

Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu

Share this now