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Age-long neglect of South-East made me decamp to APC- Umahi

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, has once again justified his defection to the All Progressive Congress, APC. Acccording y him, he deserves to be applauded fore taking the bold decision rather than crucifying him by leaders of PDP. He added that he took the decision so as to take South East geo-political zone to the mainstream of politics. He said ...

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Political Face-off: Gov Umahi fires Anyim’s kinsmen

As party of the move to accommodate more APC members into his government, the governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi, has ordered the sack of all the kinsmen of the former Secretary to the government of the federation, Pius Anyim. This new development is coming after the face off the Governor had with the former Senate President. Both Anyim and ...

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Umahi’s defection to APC has no economic value-Obi

Former Governor of Anambra State Peter Obi has lent his voice to the defection of Governor Dave Umahi to the All Progressives Congress, APC from PDP. Acccording to him, Umahi’s defection has no economic value to the average Nigerian Reacting to the matter on  on Arise Television yesterday, Obi said that his defection has not made any economic impact in ...

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Defection: “Gov Umahi planning to kill me,” Anyim raises alarm

Former Senate President Anyim Pius Anyim has raised alarm that Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi is planning to kill him. He raised this alarm through the petition he sent to President Muhammadu Buhari, Inspector-General of Police Mohammed Adamu and the Department of State Services (DSS). The former number three man said that the Governor is plotting to take his life ...

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2023: I did not join APC to negotiate Presidency- Umahi

Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has denied the widespread rumour that he pitched tent with APC to contest for presidency in 2023. Umahi said this while speaking with stakeholders in a  political meeting on Sunday. While justifying his defection he said he did not negotiate to contest the position under the APC. “My next line of action after my governorship ...

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2023 Presidency: Umahi breaks silence, says he will soon retire from politics

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi has broken silence on the speculation that he is eyeing presidency in 2023 under the platform of his new party, APC Acccording to the Governor, he wants to retore from  politics after the completion of eight years as Governor. Speaking while Senate Chief Whip, D. Orji Uzor Kalu, hosted him in Abuja, he warned PDPto ...

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Umahi’s presence in APC a great asset for ruling party- APC UK chapter

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi has been described as a great asset to the All Progressives Congress (APC). The United Kingdom APC said that his decamping to the ruling party would add enormous value considering his remarkable achievements in infrastructure. Releasing the statement on Monday, Publicity Secretary of the chapter stated that the move confimed that APC is relevant in ...

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Defection: Group urges lawmakers to start impeachment process against Umahi

A group known as Association of Ebonyi State Indigenes in the Diaspora (AESID) has called on Ebonyi State lawmakers to begin impeachment process against governor Dave Umahi for decamping from PDP to APC AESID President, Paschal Oluchukwu, speaking in a statement described the action of the governor as illegality. The group said that the action of the Governor contravenes the ...

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Ebonyi: Gov Umahi fires all political appointees in Ohaukwu LGA

The Ebonyi Governor, Chief David Umahi, has booted out all political appointees from Ohaukwu local government in Ebonyi State. The Government gave the order via  a statement signed in Abakaliki by the Secretary to the State government, Mr Kenneth Ugbala. “In the avowed determination of Ebonyi State Government to allow greater participation of people in governance, Gov. David Umahi has ...

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Umahi’s defection to APC won’t affect PDP’s strength in Ebonyi- Secondus

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says that the exit of  Dave Umahi’s from the Peoples Democratic Party would not affect the fortune of the opposition party in Ebonyi. National Chairman, Mr Uche Secondus have this assurance in a PDP programme held at the party’s Secretariat in Abuja.. He added that PDP would not be carried away by easons given by ...

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