Former Edo lawmaker defects to PDP as Ize-Iyamu woos fire disaster victims

A top member of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Abdullahi Imodagbe has defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) along with Mr Haruna Ozama, the APC chairman forward 12 in Etsako West Local Government Area of Edo State.

Imodagbe, a former member of the Edo State House of Assembly for Etsako West Constituency 2 is from Uzairue clan like deputy governor Philip Shaibu and consists of four wards.

The defection of Imogabe and that of the APC ward 12 chairman took place at the small towns of Iyuku and Ayogwiri respectively, during the Edo PDP ward- to- ward tour of Uzairue clan.

While Imogabe hails from Ayua village while the ward chairman, Ozama, hails from Ikabigbo village.

Meanwhile, the wife of the Edo State APC governorship candidate Prof. (Mrs) Idia Ize-Iyamu weekend met with shop owners at the Police Officers Wife Association (POWA) shopping complex.

Mrs Ize-Iyamu lamented that their shops got burnt with no government assistance inspite of several promises by the state government to come to their aid.

She reassured the victims that the husband will not forget them and every Edo indigene, noting that by Edo indigene she meant anyone who made the state his or her home and that no one will be left behind.


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