Yakubu Dogara, former speaker of the home of representatives, says he left defected the Peoples Democratic Celebration (PDP) for the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) due to the alleged failure of governance in Bauchi.
Mai Mala Buni, chairman of the caretaker committee of the APC, on Friday, introduced that Dogara had dumped the PDP, shortly after they met with President Muhammadu Buhari on the State Home.
Based on Dogara, in a resignation letter addressed to the Bogoro ‘C’ ward chairman of the PDP, he stated Bala Mohammed, the governor, whom he helped into energy, has didn’t dwell as much as expectation.
Dogara who represents Bogoro/Dass/Tafawa Balewa federal constituency on the Inexperienced Chamber stated failing to inform the reality to energy in Bauchi, having accomplished similar underneath the administrations of Isa Yuguda and Mohammed Abubakar, former governors of the state, will make him irresponsible.
Dogara’s letter of resignation reads thus:
I write to intimate you of my resolution to resign my membership of the Peoples Democratic Celebration (PDP).
This turned essential as a result of the identical the explanation why we fought arduous in 2019 to impact modifications within the Governance of our pricey state are festering now.
I intend to convey these points to the entrance burners as soon as once more because the struggle to put in respectable
and egalitarian authorities in our pricey state continues.
Particularly, I intend to ask questions in regards to the following:
a. What has occurred to LGA allocations since Could 2019?
b. What occurred to our marketing campaign promise to conduct LGA elections inside six months of the PDP authorities?
c. What occurred to the N4.6 billion mortgage taken from a financial institution and paid instantly into an non-public firm’s account?
d. Why are we segmenting salaries and why is cost of salaries of state staff outsourced to a personal agency as consultants?
e. Why are contracts inflated, awarded and cost of mobilisation accomplished in violation of extant guidelines on procurement?
f. Why are our extremely revered Conventional Rulers and Elders handled with odium opposite to the assure we gave throughout the marketing campaign that such is not going to occur underneath a PDP authorities?
Mr. Chairman, you’ll agree with me that I can not elevate these points and lots of extra questions and not using a cost of disloyalty levelled in opposition to me if I have been to stay a member of the PDP.
I can not additionally fail to boost these questions now, having raised comparable ones throughout the administrations of Governors Isa Yuguda and Mohammed A. Abubakar. If I abdicate this duty on the altar of partisan loyalty, I would be the most irresponsible and unprincipled politician in Bauchi State.
Thus, by this letter, I’ve resigned my membership of the PDP to allow me hold religion with my precept of preventing for good governance in our Pricey State.
Thanks on your form issues.