Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu yesterday said he would not defect to the ruling All Progressives Congress, (APC) to save his job. A statement by his Special Assistant (Political Matters), Okey Ozoani, assured Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) faithful and Nigerians that “Ekweremadu is going nowhere”.
After the removal of Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume as the Senate leader, there were speculations Ekweremadu might be sacked. Ndume asked Ekweremadu to watch his back.
Ozoani said: “Senator Ekweremadu is not contemplating leaving PDP. He is more concerned about fixing the country’s biting economic and security conditions and other challenges than saving his job as the Deputy President of the Senate. Read more