A chieftain of the All Progressive Congress, Imo State, Hon Uche Onyeagocha is set to dump the All Progressive Congress,APC for the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA.
The former federal lawmaker made this known while interacting with the leadership of APGA both in his Ward, Obinze Ward 8 and his LGA, Owerri West.
He assured the APGA leadership that he will assist to light the fire of APGA in Imo State even as he described his defection to APGA as a home coming.
He disclosed that whatever he is today politically is made possible by APGA assuring he will give back to the party what it has given him.
On the 2019 guber election in Imo, Hon Onyeagocha expressed confidence that APGA will take over the reigns of power in Imo, stating equivocally clear that his greatest desire is to ensure that Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha goes to prison after his tenure in 2019.
Speaking on the development, the chairman of Owerri West LGA, Hon Emeka Nkwoada expressed happiness on the latest catch by the party, whom he described as big fish.
Present at the meeting include the BoT chairman, APGA UK, Chief Okey Emereonye, Chairman APGA UK, Chief Eric Nzekwe among other APGA LGA and Ward executivesummary of the party.
Onyeagocha is a fierce critic of Okorocha administration. He had lately expresses disenchantment with his style of governance.
He is expected to make a formal declaration for APGA on Wednesday, November 8, 2017.