Six Enugu lawmakers dump Labour Party for PDP

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Six members of the Enugu State House of Assembly elected on the platform of the Labour Party have formerly announced their defection to the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Six members of the Enugu State House of Assembly elected on the platform of the Labour Party have formerly announced their defection to the ruling Peoples Democratic Party . Those who defected include the Chief Whip of the house and member representing Igboeze North I, Ejike Eze; the leader of the house and member representing…

Those who defected include the Chief Whip of the house and member representing Igboeze North I, Ejike Eze; the leader of the house and member representing Enugu North, Johnson Ugwu; the member representing Enugu South Rural, Princess Ugwu. “The Labour party once a beacon of hope for progressive ideas have regrettably become synonymous with internal squabbles, thereby reducing its capacity to fulfil the aspirations of electorates.”

The motion for their defection to be accepted was moved by Iloabuchi Aniagu and was seconded by Jane Eneh.When contacted on the development on Thursday, state chairman of the party, Casmir Agbo, stated that he just returned from Nnewi, where the party held it’s convention.Before flagging, please keep in mind that Disqus does not moderate communities. Your username will be shown to the moderator, so you should only flag this comment for one of the reasons listed above.

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