A governorship aspirant during the just concluded primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Abia State,Okey Emuchay, has announced his resignation as a member of the party in the state.
Emuchay disclosed this, in a letter addressed to the Azumini Ward chairman of APC in Ukwa East local government area of the state, which was issued to newsmen on Sunday night.
The former Nigerian Envoy to South Africa did not disclose in the letter why he was dumping the APC.
Emuchay was among the six aspirants that jostled for the gubernatorial ticket of the APC during its primaries held in Abia on October, but lost to Dr. Uche Ogah.
Part of the letter reads, “I hereby inform you on my resignation as a member of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Abia state.
“I would be glad if you could as expected, convey my decision to the Ward Executives, Stakeholders and Members accordingly.
“Please accept, Mr. Chairman, the assurance of my highest regards