Ebonyi State Governor, Dr. Dave Umahi, has said that, his defection from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to the All Progressives Congress, APC, does not pose a threat to his presidential ambition.
The Governor disclosed this during an interview with Channel TV’s Correspondents on Monday, 17th of January, 2022.
Governor Umahi had hinted at running for the Presidency in 2023, adding that, he had laid his presidential ambition in the hands of God and he would see him through.
He also affirmed that, the more Governors, APC have, the more chances of the party emerging victorious in the 2023 elections.
He noted that, he felt happy rather than being threatened by defecting PDP to APC
He reiterated that, the more they have Governors in APC, the more chances they would be able to win the 2023 Presidential election, asserting that, they would continue the projects of Nigeria from where President Buhari had left it by 2023.
The Chairman of the Southeast Governors also made it known that, he had informed President Buhari of his Presidential ambition, adding that, he had been directed to seek the support of the people and Consult widely with Party Members and Chieftains across the country.