Lawmaker representing Imo East Senatorial District, Senator Ezenwa Francis Onyewuchi has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and officially defected to Labour Party.
In a letter addressed to the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, Senator Onyewuchi said: “I wish to inform Mr President and distinguished senators of my defection from the Peoples Democratic Party to the Labour Party.
“This is after due consultation with my family, constituents and supporters.
“This will enable me to participate fully in the movement for a new Nigeria.”
Onyewuchi is the first Labour Party senator in the 9th Senate.