Eight members of the Imo State Assembly today during plenary decamped from the Peoples Democratic Party PDP to the APC.
Ironically, the House of Assembly member representing Aboh Mbaise, the same Local Government as the PDP governorship flagbearer Rt Hon Emeka Ihedioha was among those to defect to the APC today.
The State party Chairman Chief Charles Ezekwem had yesterday tendered his resignation and defected to the APC while Uche Ogbuagu made his resignation letter public yesterday.
Full list of the defecting lawmakers and their constituency are as follows:
Today at the floor of IMHA.
(1) Oru EAST….Hon Chigozie Nwaneri
(2) Oru West…..Hon Dominic Ezerioha
(3) Owerri West..Hon Kanayo Onyemaechi
(4) Obowo….Hon Kennedy Ibe
(5) Ikeduru….Hon Uche Ogbuagu
(6) Ihitte Uboma…Hon Michael Crown.
(7) Aboh Mbaise…Hon Eddie Obinna
(8) Isiala Mbano….Rt Hon Chiji Collins (Speaker)