The All Progressive Congress, APC in Delta State suffered massive defections as a former House Of Representatives Aspirant, Chief Andrew Orugbo led thousands of his supporters to declare for the People’s Democratic Party in Delta Central.
Welcomed by the State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa at the Ovwian Grammar School in UDU, Chief Orugbo in his defection speech commended the strides of the administration of Okowa in road infrastructure. He also applauded him for his coordination of the internal affairs of the PDP as witnessed during the PDP’s national convention and the conduct of primaries across the state as no protest was recorded.
In conclusion, Chief Orugbo recommended Okowa to INEC on the ground of electoral matters.
Thanking Orugbo and his supporters for coming back home to the PDP, Governor Okowa urged the PDP members of UDU to shun personal interest, work with one mind and support the party to victory at the 2019 polls.