By Alkali Cham
The National Assembly Member for Sandu Constituency, Honourable Muhammed Mahenera rubbishes the claims of him joining NPP as portrayed by NPP media which attracted quite number of readers.
Speaking to this platform, Honourable Muhanera stated that, he is in the parliament through the ticket of the United Democratic Party (UDP) which he emphasized that he can never betray. I shall be last person to desert the mighty UDP, and it will look foolish for him to abandon a winning party for a losing one. “I cannot change the UDP for any political party not in the Gambia and not no other party in the world” Hon Mahenera said
The UDP National Assembly members added that as leaders they have to be held accountable to their subjects and their role is to remain truthful and straightforward irrespective of any situation. The law maker went further to state that, even though situation of once current political party is not favorable that should not be a base for one to jump to another which he describes as classic betrayal of trust.
” As a political leader , one should need to be truthful and honest ,no matter what circumstance one may find oneself. He concludes that sometimes the situation will be favorable and sometimes unfavorable and that should not mean that the political party which you belong should be abandoned due situations” he stated.
Honourable Mahenera added that, the title what they hold as National Assembly member is honourable, he added that his people placed huge trust in him and there is no way he can betray them . He stated that he is so honourable to betray his political party and according to him he sees nothing that can influence him to switch allegiance to any other political party apart from UDP