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Ebonyi senator, others dump PDP for APC

06 October 2015, 16:12

Abakaliki - A former senator, Azu Agboti, who represented Ebonyi South Senatorial zone in the National Assembly on Monday dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to join the All Progressives Congress (APC), reports National Mirror.

No reason was given by the Senator for his defection, but it was learnt that he expressed the position of being unhappy over how the new PDP administration jettisoned his candidates for appointments in the present government of the state.

Also read: Ekiti Senator dumps PDP for APC

Agboti, in a letter to the state’s Chairman of the party, Joseph Onwe, simply noted his resignation without giving any reason.

A source close to Agboti, said the senator left the party because he was disappointed with resent events in the party.

Many other chieftains of the PDP who were not appointed or their list of candidates jettisoned have also concluded plans to join Agboti in APC.

Read more at National Mirror.

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