Defectors lured with N50m, lands – Imo PDP
Imo state chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Imo has alleged that the eight legislators who defected to the All Progressive Congress (APC) were lured with a promise of N50 million and two plots of lands in Owerri by the state government.
Secretary of the Imo State chapter of the PDP, Nze Ray Emeana, who made this known queried the basis for the defection of members elected on the p0latform of the party given that there were not immersed in any crisis.
“The party is not in any crisis.
“All those who have defected to the APC, we learnt were lured with the offer of N50 million and two plots of the lands in Owerri.
“This is to tell you that no substantial member of the party with political clout has left the party.
“All those people have defected were made by the party,” said Emeana.