The Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Ikeja Local Government, Alh. Abdulhakeem Amode, has declared that the problem confronting the party at all levels is just a family problem and would be resolved soon.
He said this recently at the inauguration of new executives for Ward G of the People’s Democratic Party in Ikeja Local Government.
Alh.Amode reiterated that all political parties do have teething problems and the PDP is not an exception, stating that the party would get over the conflicts of interest in the party and will conquer in the forthcoming local government elections in Lagos state particularly Ikeja Local Government.
The grassroots politician, however, debunked insinuations that the present crisis in the party would negatively affect its performance in the upcoming local government elections. According to him, "We know why we lost the last general elections; the election was lost at the collation centre. We will put proper structures in place to ensure that we emerge victorious in the coming local government election and any other election."
He called on all party members at the local government and ward level to put the interest of the party at heart before personal interests.
He also spoke about the current situation in the country. He said:"The party in power has not helped that masses at all, you can see that people are suffering, the Small and Medium Businesses (SME's) are suffering too. Things are hard for Nigerians."
He further spoke about the delay in the announcement of the date of the local government elections, saying that they are awaiting the Lagos State Government to pronounce the date for the. He added that the PDP is ready in Ikejaand Ojodu LCDA. "The youths are ready," he boasted.