The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Ebonyi State chapter on Thursday cried out to police, Department of State Security, DSS, and other security outfits in the State, accusing All Progressive Congress, APC of threatening to attack its chairman, Elder Fred Udeogu with thugs.
In the six paragraph petition signed by Fred Udeogu and forwarded to security outfits in the state, tasked the police without delay to arrest and prosecutes the thugs.
The statement reads: “We write to request you (commissioner of police, DSS) to take immediate investigation into these dangerous threats to my life and limbs. Deciding to belong to a political party of my choice should not be an invitation if death to me. I implore you to act fast to save my life.”
PDP said that the state chairman of APC, Stanley Okoro invaded the resident of Udeogu thugs, under the purported directives of the Governor, David Umahi
.“Upon my assumption of office as the caretaker chairman of PDP in Ebonyi state, the governor sent his men led by the person he appointed the caretaker chairman of the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC, Mr Stanley Okoro Emegha to retrieve vehicle that was gifted to me as one of the Elders of the state. Mr. Stanley Okoro Emegha called, threatened and invaded my house with fierce looking thugs,” he said .
“There is evil plots against me by the Governor David Umahi. His plots started when I was made caretaker chairman of PDP in Ebonyi State,” he stated