It Is Fiction, Fake News – Ebri Denies Moves To Unseat Oshiomhole

In Breaking News, Politics

By Jonathan Ugbal

Former Cross River Governor, Chief Clement Ebri has described as ‘fake news’ information making the rounds that he is in cahoots with some Governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to unseat the current national chairman of the party, Mr. Adams Oshiomole.

Ebri disclosed this in a telephone conversation with CrossRiverWatch where he said the statement credited to him was an excerpt from his June 6 speech where he declared to contest for the position of the national chairman of the APC.

“Not at all, that thing you see is fake; it is fake news,” Ebri said.

“If you look at the statement, when I declared for the chairmanship thing; my speech in which I delivered; they just went and took excerpt of that speech and made it look like something I did now. This was June 6th. There is nothing like that, no one has contacted me,” he added.

He averred that contrary to what the writers of that piece of information said, neither has he received a call from any of the parties mentioned nor made attempts to contact them even as he wondered whether the sponsors of such information were trying to put him at loggerheads with Mr. Oshiomole.

He said that: “There is nothing. In fact, I haven’t received a call from anybody. It is pure fiction to be dismissed; it is a figment of the creator’s imagination.

“Some people are just trying to be be mischievous. They are trying to create problems between me and Oshiomole or whatever.

“The truth is that there is nothing like that. All these they are saying about Ajimobi or whatever, I have not communicated with them and nobody has even talked to me. Like I said, It is pure fiction.”

Mr. Ebri had stepped down for Mr. Oshiomole which made him emerge unopposed.

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!

Aero Cally Video Shoot Delayed Flight

By Jonathan Ugbal and Sylvia Akpan The Aero Cally flight N2176 from Calabar to Abuja on Tuesday was delayed

Read More...

CALABAR: Aggrieved Civil Servants Protest Three Years Unpaid Salaries, Seek Head Of Service Sack

By Patrick Obia Dozens of aggrieved civil servants in Cross River, on Wednesday, shutdown the new secretariat complex in

Read More...

My Emergence As Senator Is An Exception To Governors’ Invincibility – Jarigbe Agom

By Jonathan Ugbal The Senator representing Cross River North, Jarigbe Agom has said his teetered emergence as Senator representing

Read More...

Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu

Share this now