By Bassey Anthony, Uyo
The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has said the All Progressives Congress (APC) will soon become the dominant party in the Southsouth.
Akpabio, who was at his electoral unit for the APC revalidation exercise at his country home, Ukana, in Essien Udim Local Government, said: “If APC is not strong in any other region, in the Southsouth where I am a major stakeholder, it is waxing stronger.”
The minister noted that the drift of governors from another party to the APC is an indication that the party is waxing stronger by the day.
“The APC is even stronger when looked at the fact that there is no election and governors are defecting from other parties to the APC. Recently we received the governor of Ebonyi State with all the paraphernalia of the government. From the grapevine, we hear that some Southsouth governors are still coming to join the party,” he said.
He attributed the popularity of the…