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Ogbemudia dumps PDP over crisis

22 January 2016, 16:27

Benin City - Two- time governor of old Midwest and Bendel state, Dr Samuel Ogbemudia has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), reports Vanguard.

Ogbemudia, who is a member of the party’s Board of Trustees (BoT), said  the ongoing internal wrangling in the party had made his continued membership of the party untenable.

Also read: Clark dumps PDP

In a letter addressed to the National Secretary of the party, he said his resignation was despite his recent efforts to entrench himself in the party for the purpose of shaping an alternative to the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC.

He expressed gratitude for the privileges and opportunities offered him by the party.

It is, however, not clear if he would join APC.

Read more at Vanguard.

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