The Rivers State chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, has declared the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, dead in the state.
The Interim Chairman of APC in Rivers, Davies Ikanya, who made this known on Wednesday, while monitoring the membership registration of the party in Port Harcourt, Obio-Akpor, Eleme and Ikwerre LGAs, expressed happiness with the huge turnout of the party members for the exercise.
He assured the people of Rivers that the revolution began by the state governor, Chubuike Amaechi would be sustained even after he leaves office in 2015.
“With what I saw today, PDP is truly dead in Rivers State. The revolution started by Governor Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi in Rivers State will surely be sustained even after he leaves office in 2015 by the APC Administration”, he said.
Information Nigeria reports that APC membership registration began nationwide on Wednesday. The exercise took place in the 4,442 political units in Rivers State.