Former Rivers South East Senator, Magnus Abe has joined the Social Democratic Occasion (PDP), days after dumping the All Progressives Congress (APC).
The event was confirmed on Friday by his spokesperson, Occasion Benson.
Naija Information remembers the Rivers State politician had fallen out with the APC after shedding the occasion’s governorship ticket and vowed not to support the candidate that emerged from the governorship primaries, Tonye Cole.
He additionally has a working political battle with former Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi.
Abe dumped APC final week however stated he would get one other platform to actualize his governorship ambition. He additionally added that he could be confirming his subsequent political determination later.
The letter had learn: “I want to tender my resignation of membership of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
“My determination to give up just isn’t unconnected with Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s seeming unwillingness to barter with me since he expects me to stay within the APC. Therefore my resolve to hunt an alternate platform to actualize my Gubernatorial Ambition in Rivers State.
“I really feel it’s time to transfer on with my Ambition, having served this nation as a Lawmaker within the Rivers State Home of Meeting, SSG of Rivers State, and Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
“Let me additionally use this second to thank my teeming supporters, and a few of people who defected from the APC, for standing by me in all these years, extra importantly, *H.E Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
“Within the coming days, I shall inform Nigerians my subsequent political determination.”
Confirming his defection to SDP, Abe stated on Friday: “Sure I’m and I’ve been a member of the Social Democratic Occasion (SDP).
“I stay irrevocably dedicated to the beliefs which have pushed my politics by way of the years. And can proceed to do all we are able to to enhance inside democracy within the politics of our nation and deal with the individuals.”
A loyalist of Abe, Maurice Pronen has already emerged because the SDP governorship candidate however the former lawmaker could also be taking up the ticket to actualize his 2023 governorship ambition.