President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the Ebonyi State
Governor, Dave Umahi for defecting to the All Progressives Congress
(APC).

In a statement issued by his spokesman, Garba Shehu, President Buhari
said Umahi’s defection was based on principle rather than coercion.
He noted that “with men like Umahi, I foresee a brighter future for our
democracy because the voters will be more motivated by performance
records of parties and their candidates.”

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the defection of Ebonyi
State Governor, David Umahi, to the All Progressives Congress (APC),
describing it “as a bold move driven purely by principle rather than
opportunistic motives.”

Reacting to the defection, President Buhari said: “I am proud of
Governor David Umahi for taking this bold decision in accordance with
his conscience and principles rather than any external influence or
coercion.”