Garba Shehu the senior special assistant on media and publicity to the president release on his twitter handle on November 18. President Muhammadu Buhari has commend defection of Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi to the All Progressive Congress(APC), describing it “as a bold move driven purely by principle rather than opportunistic motives. The president also added Governor Umahi decamp to APC will brighter the future of democracy in the country.
Governor Umahi receive commendation from President Mohammed Buhari after decamping from PDP to APC, The president acclaim the defection is principle based and not pressure from anyone, the governor said he defected from PDP to APC as a result of lack of justice the region suffer in the hands of opposition.
The Governor said he has no regrets leaving the Peoples Democratic Party PDP to join the ruling All Progressives Congress APC