Senator Ita-Giwa finally dumps PDP for APC with her “huge Bakassi supporters”

A former presidential adviser, Senator Florence Ita-Giwa on Friday decamped to the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Ita-Giwa, had disclosed on Thursday in Calabar, that she was moving from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to join her contemporaries in the APC.

She said that she had been idle in her former party for over one year, adding that she was moving with her huge supporters from her Bakassi constituency to boost the fortunes of the APC in Cross River State.

She signed the APC register this afternoon in Bakassi, Cross River state.

Ita-Giwa was elected senator representing Cross River South Senatorial District under the platform of the All Peoples Party from May 1999 to May 2003.

After leaving the senate in 2003, she joined the PDP, and became former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s Special Adviser on National Assembly Matters.

SOURCE: African Spotlight