APC Crisis Deepens In Ebonyi As Chairman Sues Deputy
Prof. Chukwu Set To Dump PDP For APC
THE former minister for Health and chieftain of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu, is set to join All Progressives Congress (APC), authoritative source said yesterday. His action is coming on the heels of the deepening crises within the party, as its chairman, Ben Nwobashi has sued his Deputy, Pastor Eze Nwachukwu Eze, for allegedly parading himself as the state chairman of the party.
A source close to the Afikpo born politician said yesterday, that the stage is now set for the former minister to defect to APC, adding that it will be done openly at a colourful ceremony expected to take place in Abakaliki,the state capital, before the end of the month.
According to the source the ceremony will attract party chieftains across the states, including the national chairman of the party.