The candidate of the Labour Party for Ikwuano/Umuahia Federal Constituency in Abia State, Charles Nzechi, as well as 5 thousand of his followers have actually defected to the All Progressives Congress(APC).
Nzechi after his defection to APC mentioned that he has joined his Isingwu ward in Umuahia North local government area of Abia state.
This is occurring couple of weeks after the past Commissioner of Industry, Science and Technology, Henry Ikechukwu Ikoh with the immediate Past lawmaker that represented Arochukwu constituency in the Abia State House of Assembly, Hon. Luke Okara Onyeani, move to All Progressives Congress.
His defection to APC was released at the ceremony held at the home of among the ward leaders of APC in Isingwu, Chibuike Ude Agomuo of Amafor Ihungwu, Umuahia North Local Government Area of the state.
The Abia State leadership of the All Progressives Congress,(APC), has actually terminated the party caucus chaired by ex-Representative of Abia Central Senatorial district in the Nigeria red chamber, as well as Elder statesman, Senator Chris Adighije.
Following the release of Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, the Chief Whip of the Nigeria Senate from jail, the party has actually been taking in new members.
The Senator representing Abia North district and former Governor of the State, Chief Orji Uzor Kalu as been appointed as the new chairman of the caucus.|