No fewer than three governorship aspirants have withdrawn from today, Wednesday’s Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governorship primary election in Enugu State.
The former deputy senate president made this known in a letter signed by his campaign organization Director-General, Ikeoha.
The letter partly reads; “we wish to inform our supporters and Nigerians that the former Deputy President of the Senate and foremost governorship aspirant in Enugu State, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, will not be participating in the PDP governorship primary election scheduled for this Wednesday, May 25, 2022.”
Ekweremadu’s reason to withdraw from the race is not known as of press time.
Similarly, Captain Everest Nnaji and Joseph Onoh have announced their withdrawal from the race.
Onoh announced that he was not backing Mr. Peter Mba who he said is Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s choice.
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