A former governor of Imo State , Rochas Okorocha , on Sunday congratulated the people of Edo State for fighting against alleged injustice in the just- concluded election won by Governor Godwin Obaseki on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party.
Okorocha , a founding member of the All Progressives Congress , who represents Imo West Senatorial District in the National Assembly , described the loss suffered by the party as a “ revolution of the masses against injustice” .
He added that respect for the President , Major General Muhamamadu Buhari (retd . ), was all the party had left .
Speaking with journalists in Abuja , ahead of his 58 th birthday on Tuesday , Okorocha noted that “ there is no more APC , what we have is the respect for President Muhammadu Buhari ” .
During the event , Okorocha ’ s in – law and 2019 former governorship candidate in Imo State , Uche Nwosu , blamed the former National Chairman of the APC , Adams Oshiomhole , for the party’ s defeat , saying “ all he did was to try to muzzle people to accept a candidate they never wanted ” .