Ogah dumps APC in Abia, joins PDP


Chief Amobi Ogah, the younger sibling of current Minister of State for Mines and Steel Development, Uche Ogah, has dumped the All Progressives Congress (APC), as he announced his defection to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Abia State.

Amobi Ogah receiving his PDP membership card

Amobi Ogah contested the APC primaries for Isuikwuato/Umunneochi Federal Constituency during the 2019 General Elections, but lost to Nkeiruka Chidubem Onyejocha who eventually won the seat.

Amobi resigned his membership of the APC in a letter addressed to the Ward 8 chairman in Uturu, on March 17, 2022.

Hours after his resignation letter went viral on social media and mainstream media, Chief Ogah was seen joining the PDP with his group of supporters in Uturu, Isuikwuato Local Government Area of Abia State.

The Ward 8 Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Hon Romanus Iroogaraya was present to accept Chief Amobi into the party with some of his executive committee members.

It has been speculated that, the Isuikwuato/Umunneochi Federal House of Representatives aspirant may be eyeing the seat in the next election

The councilor representing Ward 8, Onyeegbule Godwin Oga was also present while Chief Amobi was being received into the PDP.