The National Youth leader of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Udeh Okoye has threatened to dump the party if the national chairman of the party, Uche Secondus does not resign.
Okoye made the threat in a viral video on Social media. He stated that Secondus lacked the capacity to take the party to the next level. He described Secondus as an incompetent leader.
“He is not willing to take us anywhere, he is just there to make sure he enriches himself. I am here to make it very clear to all Nigerians that if Secondus does not resign, i am going to leave the party and resign for him to eat the party and own the party.”
“The governors, if they don’t wade into this matter right now, if the leaders don’t wade into this matter right now, I assure every Nigerian that within the next 3, 4 days, my letter will be public.”
Earlier tody, Seven members of the National Executive Committee of the party resigned after calling for the removal of Secondus. The Seven officers who resigned are the deputy national publicity secretary, deputy national financial secretary, deputy women leader, deputy national auditor, deputy national organising secretary and deputy legal adviser,
They complained bitterly about the inept leadership of Mr Secondus, asking him to immediately relinquish his position as the party’s national chairman.