JUST IN: Six Labour Party lawmakers defect to PDP in Enugu

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The Nation Newspaper JUST IN: Six Labour Party lawmakers defect to PDP in Enugu

The lawmakers had attempted to defect last Sunday in an elaborate party that abruptly ended with people being asked to leave Okpara Square, the proposed venue of the event.

According to the speaker, the defecting members include Mr. Ejike Nwa Nsukka, ; Mr. Johnson Ugwu ; Ms. Princess Ugwu ; Mr. Pius Onyeka Ezugwu ; Mr. Williams T. Amuka and Mr. Osita Eze .The speaker said that their defection was a result of the “existence of irreconcilable division, incessant crisis within the Labour Party at the national level and across all the state chapters.

They cited the cases of the Abure and Apapa factions as well as the national treasurer as some of the divisions within the party.


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