APC governors welcomed the new defected member from the People Democratic Party, the Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, on Friday.
The governors under the aegis of Progressive Governors Forum described Umahi’s entry into the APC as a homecoming.
The statement titled, “Progressive Reinforcement…Welcoming Chief David Nweze Umahi to the APC,” was signed by the PGF Chairman and Governor of Kebbi State, Abubakar Bagudu.
The statement read in part, “The Progressive Governors Forum heartily welcome His Excellency, Chief David Nweze Umahi, Governor of Ebonyi State to the All Progressives Congress (APC).
“We celebrate the decision of Chief Umahi as a testament to our party’s capacity to mobilise all Nigerians.
“The vision of the founding fathers of our legacy parties is for the APC to serve as a platform to unite all Nigerians under a progressive umbrella.
“With Chief Umahi now in APC, the vision is further reinforced and shall contribute to the process of membership and leadership recruitment at all levels.”