Ikpeazu set to join APC [More facts emerges]

Confirmed report have shown that the Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu will join the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC, anytime soon.

Our source revealed that Ikpeazu has nurtured the ambition of joining APC even before the final Supreme Court judgement, between him and Ogah.

Although, our sources insisted that the ambition of joining the ruling party still stand, as the governor has been doing a lot of background work to enable his acceptance into the party as 2019 approaches.

Governor Ikpeazu, a member of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, might desert the party, as the party is currently experiencing crisis, following a leadership tussle, the crisis in the party have caused a lot of party defection, lot of Abia PDP heavyweight has defected to the ruling All progressive Congress, APC.

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Ikpeazu, who recently came out victorious at the Supreme Court following his case with Dr. Uche Ogah, who dragged him to court over allegations of falsification of tax papers.

Strong report indicates that he is willing and ready to join APC to retain his position in 2019.

When AbaCityBlog contacted one of the members of the APC Abia State chapter, about the defection, he said; “Yes. We are aware. It’s better for him.

Asked if it’s because of the 2019 election, he said; “I don’t know, it’s politics, nothing personal, Ikpeazu can join any party he wishes, until 2019 we will know his ambition.

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Meanwhile, it will be recalled that the Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha had at a meeting of All Progressive Congress, APC, Southeast zone, held in Owerri, a few months ago, revealed that three serving South East governors are ready to join APC.

In the meeting where they selected former Senate President, Senator Ken Nnamani as the leader of the party in the zone, Okorocha disclosed that three serving governors in the Southeast were in touch with him and would soon join APC, adding that being the only APC governor in the Southeast does not give him joy. He advised that other political leaders in the geo-political zone should take advantage of the moment and come into APC.

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Governor Ikpeazu might be the first person to defect to APC, as a report revealed that he is ready to join anytime soon.

But, what will happen to his predecessor, Chief T.A Orji? Can he say it’s a betrayal? Is Ikpeazu running away from him?

Recall that T.A Orji had declared that he rather quit politics than join APC.

More details coming soon….

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