PDP yet to play effective opposition role – Babatope

Former minister of Transportation and a chieftain of the peoples Democratic Party, Chief Ebenezer Babatope, said the party has not lived up to expectations as an opposition party. Babatope  said in a chat with newsmen that in view of the internal friction the party is confronted with, it has not performed credibly enough. He, however, said party i getting over it now. ‘We are getting over it now. When we get over the internal friction of who becomes the party chairman, then, we will be okay.’ He also opposed to the move by the present party’s chairman to retain the position. “Again, I know Ali Modu-Sheriff very well, he has not done anything against me, but he cannot come from nowhere and say he want to be the chairman of the party. If he forced himself on the party, some of us will be on our way out of PDP.” ...