From Wole Balogun, Ado-Ekiti
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State has said it would not celebrate what it describes as “mere promise by the Federal Government to include Ekiti State in the station routes of the Lagos-Abuja railway project” until it is delivered.
The party accused politicians already celebrating the proposed inclusion as “attention-seeking sycophants from the powers that be in Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari has not done Ekiti any special favour by including the state in routes for a railway project that is still on paper.”
“Ekiti people are wise enough not to succumb to the propaganda of ‘we will’ that the All Progressives Congress (APC) is known for by praising President Buhari for what he has not done.”
Speaking through its Publicity Secretary, Mr Jackson Adebayo, the PDP said President Buhari should rather fix the economy and mocked those praising the president for the reported inclusion of Ekiti in the railway...