Dr John Abraham Godson, who contested for Abia Central senatorial seat in the just concluded election under the platform of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), has dumped the party as he has pledged support for Dr. Alex Otti, the governorship candidate of the Labour Party in Abia State ahead of the March 11, 2023 election.
Honourable Godson made a formal adoption of Otti while addressing newsmen in his s campaign office in Umuahia on Thursday, March 2.
According to him, he decided to support the candidacy of Otti after evaluating the political activities in the state and characters of the guber candidates and resolved that Otti is the one who can deliver among others.
Godson who described Otti as an intelligent man with enormous _ experiences from the business world, a self-made man who has the interest of the people at heart, however said declaration of support for Otti does not mean that he has defected to Labour Party, although he may consider that later.
Explaining why he dumped the ADC, Godson accused the party and some of the members whom he described as ‘political hustlers’ of using candidates as their cash cows and also working against the ADC candidates for oppositions.