Vice Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party in Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State, Avbodoke Anthony has in a shocking defection, resigned his position and withdrew membership from the party.
Focus Naija can report that Mr Anthony alongside his supporters in a letter to the party chairman renounced membership of the PDP on Monday, 19th of September, 2022.
According to reports, they were equally received into the APC on Tuesday, 20th September, 2022 by the Deputy Senate President and Governorship Candidate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege.
Present at the defection ceremony that held at the country home of the Senator were the Director-General of his gubernatorial Campaign Council, Chief Ominimini Obiuwevbi, flag bearer for the Delta State House of Assembly, Ughelli South Constituency, Chief John Ighoruemu Oyibokwifi and other party leaders.
Meanwhile, numerical strength of the APC continues to grow as the party receives more decampees from the People’s Democratic Party.
Recall, Delta APC Governorship candidate, DSP Ovie Omo-Agege assured Deltans that he is ready to offer the kind of leadership required to rescue Delta State from PDP’s destructive reigns and rebuild the people’s confidence in public governance.