Six members of the Imo State House of Assembly yesterday defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Five of the lawmakers defected from the Action Alliance (AA), while one of them decamped from the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA).
The AA defectors are, Mike Iheanatu (Aboh Mbaise), Victor Onyewuchi (Owerri West), Ken Agbim (Ahiazu Mbaise), Lloyd Chukwuemeka (Owerri North), Bruno Ukoha, (Ezinihitte Mbaise), while Chiji Collins (Isiala Mbano) defected from APGA.
This was communicated to the House in a letter addressed to the Speaker, Chinedu Offor, and read at the plenary yesterday.
“We the undersigned members of Imo State House of Assembly hereby notify you of our willingness to move from our various parties to the PDP
“Our movement is in good faith and in our effort to move the state forward. We thank our numerous supporters and constituents for their support,” the statement reads.