Okeke’s defection was confirmed on Wednesday, October 13, 2021, as he was acquired by President Muhammadu Buhari on the State House in Abuja.
APC Caretaker Committee Chairman and Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni, and the Governor of Imo State, Senator Hope Uzodinma have been current in the course of the assembly, Punch studies.
Okeke’s assembly with the President got here one week after Anambra state governor, Willie Obiano visited Buhari over alleged plan by the Federal Government to declare a State of Emergency in Anambra to make sure that the November 6 governorship election within the state takes place.
Following his assembly with the President, Obiano stated Buhari is against emergency rule within the state.
He added that the President frowned at any type of intimidation forward of the governorship election.