Ahead of the 2023 general elections, an ex-house of representatives aspirant of the All Progressives Congress in Abia State, Mark Ugorji, has formally defected to the Action Peoples Party (APP).
He also pledged his genuine support to the governorship candidacy of Chief Mascots Uzor Kalu, under the platform of APP in the forthcoming elections in Abia State.
Mr Ugorji disclosed this when he met with the enlarged ward, Local Government and State Executive Committee members of the Action People’s Party, which took place at his Olokoro residence in Umuahia south area of the state.
Recounting his experiences in previous political parties, Mark Ugorji urged indigenes of Umuahia south local government area to rally round and vote for Mascot as he is on a mission to fix Abia State.
Welcoming Ugorji into the new party, the Governorship Candidate of APP in the forthcoming 2023 main elections in Abia State, Mascots Uzor Kalu, expressed his appreciation to the ex-APC chieftain for deciding to join the moving train while acknowledging his capacity in the politics of Abia.
“I know the capacity of Elder Ugotji and have been speaking with him about joining our party. When he accepted, I implored him to become the Director General of our campaign orgainzation, which he duly obliged.
“So, commend him for coming into APP which is the moving train accepted by the electorates in Abia state”.