Peter Obi, a former Anambra State Governor has announced his resignation From Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Withdrawal From the Presidential Contest.
Obi in a letter to Iyorchua Ayu, the national chairman of the party said “I am writing to intimate you of my resignation from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), which was conveyed to the Chairman of Agulu Ward 2. Anaocha LGA
Anambra, effective Friday 20 May, 2022.
“Consequently, I am by this letter
informing you of my withdrawal for the PDP Presidential Primaries.
“It has been a great honour to contribute to nation-building efforts through our party. Unfortunately, recent developments within our party make it practically impossible to continue participating and making such constructive contributions.
“Our national challenges are deep-seated and require that we each make
profound sacrifices towards rescuing our country. My commitment to rescuing
Nigeria remains firm, even if the route differs.
“I wish to thank you personally for your graciousness and leadership. I wish you
well and best of luck in the service of country”.