The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman, John Odigie-Oyegun, on Friday, got the former governor of Ebonyi, Martin Elechi and his wife, Josephine, into the APC.
6,000 other former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) members, including ex-Deputy National Chairman, Chief Solomon Onwe joined Elechi in surrendering…
Other member included Chief Edward Nkwoagu, Labor Party 2015 governorship applicant, former Senators, former House of Representatives members, Commissioners, Special Assistants, Permanent Secretaries and nearby government executives who served under Elechi.
Oyegun while getting the decampees praised them for leaving their former gathering to join APC.
He noted that APC was responsible for 24 States out of the 36 States of the league and communicated positive thinking that Anambara would be won by the APC after Saturday’s decision. He declared that APC was set to assume control over the Ebonyi Government House in 2019 and communicated trust in the capacity of the gathering to wrestle control from the decision PDP .
Oyegun portrayed Elechi and Onwe as men with incredible political clout and wisdom, focusing on that their entrance into the APC would help the odds of the gathering in 2019.
“They have come; they have not just joined as well as they have accompanied an entourage of value supporters. “It is my view that with the nature of men and ladies we are having that Ebonyi APC is at last prepared to pursue out the PDP from the Government House.
“You are presently part of the APC family, we respect every one of you and together we should match to triumph come 2019,” Oyegun said.