By: FORTUNE OYEM
A Frontline Edo Governorship aspirant and Regional Pastor, Omega Fire Ministry, Southern Region 1, Doctor Azheme Azena, have defected to the New Nigeria Peoples Party, NNPP .
Pastor Azena who was accompanied by a large number of his supporters during his visit to the New Nigeria Peoples Party, NNPP Edo State secretariat, at Urubi in Benin Metropolis was received by the NNPP State party executives including the state Chairman, Mr Fred Nwengue.
In a remark, Chairman of the party, Mr Fred Nwengue While presenting the party membership Card to pastor Azena said the party was delighted to receive him and his entourage into the party.
” This is the time we will redeem Edo state from the chains that has held the state in bondage. That is why there’s a spiritual Man now in our midst that Will help us redeem the state.”
Earlier in a remark the elated Pastor Azena said he was very happy to be a member of the Party.
Recalled, that Pastor Azheme Azena had two weeks ago resigned his membership from the labor party.
In a letter dated January 27th and sighted by Radio Nigeria, the stated that his inability to meet with the labor party Akoko Edo North Executives after several efforts as his reasons for the development.