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IGBO PRESIDENCY: Umahi signifies formally moving to APC

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A rumor has emanated that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is making a last-minute strive to halt Governor David Umahi from leaving to the All Progressives Congress (APC).

In response to the Nation, the National Working Committee (NWC) of the PDP at a gathering in Abuja on Tuesday, November 10, attempted to prevent the Ebonyi state governor from becoming a member of the ruling party.

An anonymous source informed the newspaper that attempts to stop Umahi’s desertion were not successful.

They stated plans are already being formulated within the Ebonyi state for the governor’s deliberate desertion.

In keeping with the sources, two extremely familiar assistants of the governor had been supervising the readiness for the occasion.

The report additionally acknowledged that the 13 local government chairmen in the state have restated their support and willingness to join with the governor.

Umahi is understood to be in search of a platform to continue his prospective political longing after the cessation of his second-period tenure in 2023.

The move appears to be against the yelling of the youths from the region calling for a separate country from Nigeria.

Different agitating groups, mainly IPOB are pressing to organize a referendum to determine coexistence in the country.

Similarly, the apex group of the Sociocultural body is pressing to restructure the country and however, shift the 2023 presidency to South East.

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