The Pioneer Oguta local government area Imo State Oil Producing Area Development Commission (ISOPADEC) FLT. Engr Ajie Udom Peters has demanded an unreserved apology and a thorough refutation of newspaper publications in some Imo based tabloid from the former ISOPADEC Youth chairman Hon. Fatai Nwauwa.
In a recent publication in a particular Imo based newspaper name withheld captioned “ISOPADEC Youth Oguta LGA Eulogieses Governor Uzodimma” with kickers ” Draws more Support For the Government” is simply meant to deceive the government of Senator Hope Uzodimma and the general public.
We are strongly in support of the governor and his share prosperity government but to smear the image of others as the man who claimed to be the Oguta ISOPADEC President. Hon Fatai Nwauwa”s led Executives had expired.
whereas, his team had remained the ardent support for Senator Rochas Okorocha and Hon Kingsley Uju which was visibly established during the last sharing of the palliative as they excluded all the APC Camp Hope Members
The purported news publication reads in part, “ISOPADEC Youth President Eulogieses Governor Uzodimma and draws more support for the government, OgutaYouths under the apex umbrella body during the in their office complex on the 23rd May 2020 passed a vote of absolute confidence on the shared prosperity government, Comd Fatai Nwauwa. That the various autonomous communities youth organization after the deliberation said that the government is serious in correcting the injustice melted to the oil-rich region by immediate past temporary government, thank governor for upgrading Umuagwo poly to University Status. The BOT Chairman Ajie Udom Peters said ISOPADEC Youth is like Ijaw Youth Council in the Oil-rich region of Imo State” and the story continued.
Reacting, Engr. Ajie Udom Peters said that the false newsletter publication falsely credited to him is simply meant to deceive the government by using his name to make the story look as if it is real whereas it is a ruse and also the handiwork of mischief-makers.In his words, “that I wasn’t in attendance of any of such purported meetings on the said date is 23 May. 2020. That I am also aware that, Hon. Fatai Nwauwa led ISOADEC Youth Executives Oguta council has been expired before the purported meetings. That the position of the Pioneer BOT Chairman ISOPADEC is not in contention and should not be rubbished by any person or persons no matter how highly placed. That having erroneously, unlawfully, using my name to credit falsehood publication is not only blackmail meant to smear my image but also to place me in public ridicule.I, therefore, demanded an unreserved apology from them through a newspaper publications within one week in some Imo State based tabloids. Also, the said publication without my consent is also simply meant to assassinate, sabotage, and blackmail not, only my person but the entire Oguta Youth Organization who over the years believed in my sagacity and cautious leadership so I urge them to remain undaunted and resolute in our pursuits. he stated.
In a related development, The Oguta Youth APC Chairman Hon. Obinna Jumbo (Akasambo) has condemned in its entirety the high levels of impersonation orchestrated by the recent meeting whereby an unknown person should so acclaimed to be the Oguta APC Youth leader in order to deceive the general public and called on the people of Oguta mostly the APC members to be wary to avoid been duped.