Christmas Celebration Turns Political Rally As Orbih Receives Over 200 APC Leaders…
Says; local branch of a party cannot amend our party constitution.
It was meant to be his regular and annual Christmas celebration but event of December 26, 2021, at his Ogbonna home of the People’s Democratic Party National Vice Chairman in charge of South-South, Chief Dan Osi Orbih receives over 200 APC leaders who decided to defect to the PDP saying, “our decision to realign with PDP is informed by the exemplary leadership qualities of Kulukulu 1 of the Universe” makes the celebration doubled with a kind of political rally.
Chief Dan Orbih whose compound’s gates were thrown opened for all and sundry was full of joy and happiness as he welcomed everyone including PDP leaders from the State EXCO, Senatorial Districts, Local Government Areas and Wards across Edo state to his residence, reassured party faithfuls of hope noting that PDP will takeover the seat of power in Aso Rock by 2023 to save Nigeria from today’s insecurity, political and economic quagmires caused by the evil machinations of the APC evil Government.
According to Orbih, while inviting the members of the State Working Committee and LGA Chairmen to the podium to address his audience of over five thousand people noted that, “we have come together to celebrate God’s Grace in the management of PDP as a political party…I will continue to stand and promote one united PDP…with one united party, we went to Edo 2020 election and God gave us victory…So, I wish to use this celebration to send a strong message to those fanning the amber of division in Edo PDP. As a political party, we have maintained unity even before the election of the Governor and we want to continue to maintain that unity within the PDP family in Edo State.”
Talking about direct or indirect party constitutional amendment, Chief Dan Orbih insisted that, no local branch of the party has any power to amend the party Constitution. He therefore assured members that there is hope in the coming years.. “Our indefatigable no-nonsense National Chairman of our party in the person of Sen. Dr. Iyocha Ayu has developed blueprint to take our party to the next level to re-engineer our party to take over Nigeria…I believe, in the coming year, PDP under the new leadership of our National Chairman will start taking steps that will take the message of political liberation to all the Zones of Nigeria.” He assured hope to all especially, the disappointed Nigerians noting that when Nigeria is returned to PDP. He reiterated and reemphasized the supremacy of the party’s constitution above all that, “…this party is governed by Constitution. We cannot amend the Constitution of our party at any Local Branch…”
The State Working Committee led by the State Deputy Chairman, Mr. Harrison Omagbon, the Edo South Senatorial, Edo Central and Edo North Senatorial Districts’ EXCO, LGA Chairmen, Ward Chairmen and other party leaders were present.
The Deputy Governor, Rt. Hon. Philip Shaibu and co had on December 25, 2021 visited Chief Dan Orbih to commence Christmas celebration with the PDP National Vice Chairman-South South. Others who were were in the December 26 event were Engr. Gideon Ikhine, Hon. MD Igbas, Hajia Hadizat Umoru, Chief Hilary Otsu,