The Abia State Commissioner For Trade and Investment Dr Cosmos Ndukwe has secretly defected to the All Progressive Congress(APC) in Abia, findings by IGBO WATCH has revealed.
Ndukwe is has been under pressure to apologize to the Speaker of the Abia State House of Assembly Rt. Hon. Chinedum Enyinnaya over his outburst on the 16th of June 2020 few days after the Speaker visited the Senate Chief Whip Senator Orji Uzor Kalu.
The Deputy Chairman of Bende Local Government Area Hon. Promise Uzoma Okoro,former Commissioner for Youths and Sports Hon. Ubani Dannie are among the stakeholders of the PDP who has take a swipe on the Commissioner over his double standard.
However ,findings by this medium has revealed that the Commissioner has already obtained APC membership Card in his Item Ward C alongside majority of his followers.
An eye witness who preferred t speak on the condition of anonymity told this medium that the Commissioner For trade and Investment Dr Cosmos Ndukwe is already a registered member of the All Progressive Congress which made him to attend a caucus meeting of the APC held at the home of the spokesman of the House of Representatives and member Representing Bende Federal Constituency Hon. Benjamin Kalu.
Although the Commissioner, through his aides are claiming that the visit of the Senate Chief Whip was for condolence, however those who attended the meeting quoted the commissioner as saying that “No Road in PDP, that he is now in the APC”.
Although the Commissioner has not made an open Declaration but his close ally and former Deputy Transition Committee Chairman of Bende Local Government Area Mr. Jackson Ogala has openly defected to the APC.