Thursday July 29, 2021 3:09 AM

Defection: APC formally presents Umahi to Buhari

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi who decamped to APC recently has met with President Muhammadu Buhari

Umahi visited President Buhari in State house, Abuja alongside some APC key members on Thursday.

In the meeting, the APC Caretaker Chairman and  Mai Mala Buni officially presented the new bride, Umahi to the President.

Those who were in attendance at the formal presentation were: former Senate President, Ken Nnamani, Govenors Atiku Bagudu (Kebbi), Badaru Abubakar (Jigawa) and some other notable party members

The Covernor had urged his supporters against criticising lawmakers who refused to follow him to APC

“Do not castigate them because they are looking for something and will come back when they get it. They are my children and I love them very much as the father of the state,” he said in reference to the lawmakers and other non-defectors.

“We also have 400 members of boards and commissions, 560 LGA management committee members, 130 LGA supervisors, the entire chairmen of the 13 LGAs, party chairmen in the councils, legislators among others in this movement,” he said.

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