26th August, 2021
Senator Stella Oduah, former Minister of Aviation says she dumped the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for the All Progressives Congress (APC) to be part of the process of changing political narrative in the South East.
Oduah dumped PDP for APC on Thursday in a short ceremony in Abuja.
Oduah’s defection was revealed in a statement issued by APC spokesperson, Salisu Na’inna Dambatta.
The statement said the former minister was was received at a brief ceremony in Abuja on Thursday and admitted into the party by the Chairman of the APC Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) and Govermor of Yobe State, Alhaji Mai Mala Buni and the Chairman of the Progressive Governors’ Forum, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State, Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodimma and the Deputy President of the Senate, Obarisi Ovie Omo-Agege.
Speaking, Buni congratulated Oduah for joining the party and assured her of rights as all other members of the party.
According to him, Oduah “will enjoy the privileges enjoyed by all members of the party because you will have a waiver.”
In her remark, the former minister said she joined the APC family as part of the process of the changing political narrative in the South East.
Oduah assured that she joined the APC along with her multitude of supporters who have been jubilating in Anambra State.