The Abia Point out chairman of the Social Democratic Social gathering (SDP), Hon. Chidi Nwosu and the party’s Home of Assembly prospect for Umuahia South constituency seat through 2019 election, Mr. Uchenna Uwaezuoke, have dumped the social gathering for the governing All Progressives Congress (APC).
Many others that cross-carpeted to APC, together with them provided, the Labour Social gathering (LP) candidate for Umuahia South point out constituency seat during the very last poll, Mrs. Blessing Ugbo and the Deputy Publicity Secretary of SDP in Abia, Main Chris Eluwa.
Addressing APC leaders and stakeholders for the duration of the declaration ceremony held in Umuahia, the condition cash, the chief of the decampees, Hon. Chidi Nwosu, spelled out that he and teeming SDP members and supporters have been leaving SDP more than the irresolvable disaster bedeviling the national management, which he attributed to, the consequence of the 2018 presidential primaries of the party.
In accordance to Nwosu, “I am a improve agent. And my basic principle and coverage is whatsoever issue that will greatly enhance the good quality of mankind and my persons, I will do. The inception of SDP, it was my belief that the social gathering(SDP) is likely to attempt on ideological base, sad to say, the rancour through the presidential nomination proved me improper.
“And as a determined follower, I had to stay until the 2019 normal election went. It is also time for us to abreast what we had accomplished in the previous, bringing it to the present, and what we foresee for the upcoming.
“APC is ideological primarily based. It does look to me that the policies of the bash is men and women-oriented, notwithstanding tough time folks are having. But in a short even though, all Nigerians will recognize and value what it has taken to outcome the improve.
“We also consider that the corruption pursuit of the APC as a celebration and as a authorities-led by President Muhammadu Buhari is accomplishing ground”.
Talking, Uwaezuoke decried the infrastructural deficits in Abia point out, berating the Peoples Democratic Occasion-led administration in the condition for failing to provide the dividends of democracy to the men and women of Abia.
In his speech although welcoming the defectors, Mr. Ugochukwu Ibeku, the Umuahia south nearby government region chairman of the APC, urged the new occasion associates to render their help to the leadership of the celebration and boasted that the party was all set and repositioned to kind the next governing administration in Abia arrive 2023.
He also suggested the decampees to abide by the APC structure and desist from acts that could represent anti party routines, so as to steer clear of the sledge hammer of the APC getting strike on them.