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Umahi: PDP Moves to Halt Defection of Lawmakers
Umahi: PDP Moves to Halt Defection of La...

Umahi: PDP Moves to Halt Defection of Lawmakers

The national leadership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has threatened to take legal action against any of the party’s lawmakers who decamps from the party. The warning which was issued on Friday in Abuja by Kola Ologbondiyan, National Publicity Secretary of the PDP came at a time when... read more »

Umahi’s SA on Internal Security, Public Utilities Quits Position
Umahi’s SA on Internal Security, Public ...

Umahi’s SA on Internal Security, Public Utilities Quits Position

Special Assistant to Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi on Internal Security and Public Utilities (Urban), Egwu Chidiebere has resigned his appointment with immediate effect. The development comes after Umahi formally announced his defection from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the ruling All... read more »

Ebonyi PDP Chairman: Dissolution of State Executive Ridiculous
Ebonyi PDP Chairman: Dissolution of Stat...

Ebonyi PDP Chairman: Dissolution of State Executive Ridiculous

Onyekachi Nwebonyi, chairman of the Ebonyi State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), state executive recently dissolved by the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party has described the dissolution as laughable. Nwebonyi disclosed this in a statement in Abakaliki on Wednesday. He said the... read more »

Wike Reacts to Umahi’s Defection, Says 2023 Ambition Behind Move  
Wike Reacts to Umahi’s Defection, Says 2...

Wike Reacts to Umahi’s Defection, Says 2023 Ambition Behind Move  

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has claimed that Governor David Umahi’s defection to the All Progressive Congress (APC) was informed by his 2023 political ambitions. This comes after the Ebonyi State governor in a state broadcast on Tuesday said his defection to the ruling party was... read more »

Umahi’s Defection: Full Text of his State Broadcast
Umahi’s Defection: Full Text of his Stat...

Umahi’s Defection: Full Text of his State Broadcast

BROADCAST BY THE GOVERNOR OF EBONYI STATE, ENGR. DAVID NWEZE UMAHI, FNSE, FNATE ON HIS PROTEST AGAINST THE INJUSTICE BEING DONE TO SOUTH-EAST BY THE PEOPLE’S DEMOCRATIC PARTY (PDP) AND HIS DEFECTION TO ALL PROGRESSIVE CONGRESS (APC) 1. Let me first clarify that I never sought for PDP... read more »