It was indeed an historic event in the political history of Arochukwu LGA on the 30th of January 2024 witness the culmination of a profound shift in the political landscape of the state as Hon. Ifeanyi Elvis Ogbonna popularly known as Ignes leads an historic defection of the entire Executives and members of APGA to APC, making a watershed moment that reverberated far beyond the boundaries of Arochukwu lga. Addressing the people in the event after his defection, Hon Ifeanyi Elvis Ogbonna said that dumping APGA for APC was the wises decision he made in his political career as he was in APC to contribute his quarter in the renewed hope agenda of president Bola Armed Tinubu. He assured the people that he joined APC to assist in bringing governance to the grassroots,and spread the dividend of democracy to the area that it is earnestly required. He reassured every body that he will work with both old and new members to move the party forward.
Addressing members and defectors in the event,the state Publicity Secretary of APC in the state,Hon. Chief Offor Okorie said that APC is one indivisible family that is bound in love and unity. He told the defectors that the party whole heartedly received them into her fold. He assured everybody of a level playing ground in any political contest for those that will be willing to participate. He assured the defectors that their integration into the party was effective the very moment they tore Thier APGA membership card.He promise to carry everyone along in all the party activities both in the LGA and the State. The event witness the presence of the state Publicity Secretary of APC,Hon Chief Offor Okorie, Hon.Chief Dozie Udensi, The zonal women leader of APC Abia North Lady Ngozi Ogbuagu, Mr Nzerem Okorie,Hon John Okoro (John million) the chapter chairman, chief Mrs V.N.Orji and other dignitaries.