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Amaechi can join APC - Presidency

07 November 2013, 11:31

Abuja - The People’s Democratic Party (PDP), have given Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State the green light to join the  All Progressive Congress (APC).

This was made known by the Special Adviser to the president on Political Matters, Ahmed Gulak, in an interview with PUNCH.

Gulak made this statement based on a remark made by the governor on Tuesday when he entertained leaders from the opposition party.

 “Before I join the APC, I will consult the President. I will. He is from our zone. I will consult all the consultable,” he was quoted to have said.

Gulak insisted that Amechi was involved in anti-party activities by inviting the APC chieftains to Port Harcourt.

He said since Amaechi did not consult the President before inviting the APC leaders and giving them tumultuous reception in his state, he should not bother to consult Jonathan before leaving the PDP.

Read more at PUNCH


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