A member of the House of Representatives from Ebonyi, Sylvester Ogbaga, has said the Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, remains a good friend of People’s Democratic Party (PDP). despite his defection to the All Progressives Congress (APC)
It will will be recalled that Umahi defected to the ruling APC in November last year; a move that piqued many PDP leaders
Ogbaga, who represents Abakaliki/ Izzi federal constituency spoke at Isu, Onicha Local Government made this declaration on Sunday.
He noted that Umahi cannot deny the fact that he rose to political stardom through PDP
”We have no two governors in Ebonyi, and we expect him as our leader to address the threats to PDP members and the general insecurity in the state.
”It is still surprising that Umahi, who remains our friend and brother, joined APC when we were expecting the party to meet the expectations of Nigerians,” NAN quoted him as saying.
Ogbaga lauded Umahi for infrastructure works and urged him “to pay special attention to stomach infrastructure”.