Oby Ezekwesili’s political’s party, Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN) has quite recently supported President Buhari re-appointment offer.
Gani Galadima, The national administrator of the party said Ezekwesili just needed to utilize the ACPN stage to consult President Buhari’s administration of her interest in becoming finance minister.
The National Chairman (ACPN) however added that;
“The reason for calling this press conference is to let the world know about the presidential aspiration of Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, which in actual fact, is not the truth. I have been put into confidence by one of her aide named Iyinoluwa Aboyeji that she only wanted to use the platform of the ACPN to negotiate to be Nigeria’s finance minister,”
“This she does not deem fit to inform the party whose mandate she is holding. If you observe, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili is the only presidential candidate who was so militant in her campaign without any tangible thing on ground to indicate any seriousness in the prosecution of her campaign.
“No campaign secretariat, billboard or great commitment on ground to indicate any seriousness. It is on this ground that the ACPN is withdrawing support for her presidential aspiration and endorsing the second term bid of President Muhammadu Buhari to take Nigeria to the next level.”
He additionally requested that she give a full account as well as a refund of every one of the gifts “from everywhere throughout the world” given to her to the party. Also stating that the party would need to give records to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
“We may take her to court. She was just using us to play,” he said.