…warns groups going on personal attack to desist from it.
Following attacks trailing in some online media on the personality of Ken Okolugbo over his comments on Channels TV on the activities of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) The Executive Director of Projects (EDP) Dr. Cairo Ojougboh has dissociated himself from such attack, warning those behind the attack to desist from it forthwith.
In a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media and Communications, Gabriel Choba, the Acting EDP warned groups going personal to desist forthwith, adding that he will never be party to it.
The statement reads in parts; “Our Attention has been drawn to a personal attack on Ken Okolugbo over his statements made recently during a media chat in Channels TV on the affairs of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). We wish to state that It is not in our character to engage in such activity. Fifth Columnist and enemies of progress are at it again to cause distraction”.
“We wish to state unequivocally that we are not party to such attacks on Ken Okolugbo because we are serious minded people working to speedily transform the Niger Delta region through the NDDC which has been in stagnancy over the years. We are not party to the attack on Okolugbo and our political family is not party to it.”
“We thereby condemn the personal attack on Ken Okolugbo; and we wish to state that politics should not become war because everybody has his right to have his say. And that is why I Dr. Cairo Ojougboh is against a personal attack on anybody. Therefore people should desist from such attack because nobody knows what is in stock tomorrow for anybody.”
“We hereby warn that anybody who wants to create an impression that the personal attack is coming from us should desist from it because we know nothing about it. We dissociate ourselves from it. We know nothing about it and whatsoever group going personal, should please desist forthwith because we do not support it and we will never be party to it.” The statement warned.