Dele Momodu Joins PDP As He Returns To Politics

Dele Momodu
Dele Momodu

Publisher, journalist and former presidential candidate Dele Momodu has re-entered politics and joined Nigeria’s main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Momodu announced his move to the in a statement, explaining that his decision was based on the need to contribute meaningfully to the development of the country.

“I have consulted widely. And it is clear to me that given the dangerous and disastrous drift that our nation has experienced in the past six years, the only party from which amends can be made to rectify our situation is the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),” he said in the statement released on Friday morning.

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“This accords with my vehement opposition to the policies and practices of the All Progressive Congress (APC) and its leadership, which has denuded our country of everything we hold dear – national unity, cohesion, security, economic prosperity, educational advancement, social infrastructure, and above all, our cherished moral values.

“For these reasons, I am happy to declare that I am now a full-fledged participating member of the great and patriotic Peoples Democratic Party.”

He accused the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) of failing in delivering democratic dividends to Nigerians, maintaining that the has landmark achievements to show for their 16-year rule.

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“It is deeply saddening and regrettable that some of the biggest and landmark achievements recorded under the administration have been diluted, wasted, or diminished by the present APC government,” he added.

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He thanked the party for accepting him into its fold and hailed members for being steadfast and resolute despite the hurdles stacked against them.

“I wish to thank the leadership of my party, PDP, for fully accepting me with love and enthusiasm,” the journalist said.

“I intend to serve Nigeria from within the PDP with all humility, purpose, vigour, and sincerity in whatever role the party and God deem fit for me.”

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