Members and Leaders of All Progressives Congress (APC) have gathered to welcome Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State as he officially defects to the party.
Deputy Governor, Eric Igwe at the event also said he will be joining his principal in the APC.
“Where you go I will go, where you stand, I will stand,” Igwe said.
Governor Umahi in his speech at the ceremony announced that “henceforth, Ebonyi is 100% APC. We are all moving to APC.”
Umahi had on Tuesday dumped PDP for APC, confirming speculations that he had taken the decision to dump the opposition party for the ruling party.
Dignitaries present at the event include former Senate President Ken Nnamani; Chairman, APC National Caretaker Committee who is also the governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni; Jigawa State Governor, Muhammadu Badaru Abubakar; Kebbi State Governor, Abubakar Bagudu and Niger State Governor, Abubakar Bello, among others.