By Seun Adeuyi
The senator representing Adamawa North Senatorial District, Elisha Abbo has disclosed the he left the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) because it was a dead political party.
Abbo who disclosed this in Ganye also affirmed that he would be contesting for governor of Adamawa State in 2023.
Speaking at a talent hunt soccer competition organised by the youth wing of his political campaign structure, referred to as Senator Ishaku Abbo Ambassadors, (SIA Ambassadors), Abbo said he would be take a shot at the Adamawa governorship seat.
When quizzed on if it was his grouse with Governor Ahmad Fintiri that forced him out of the PDP, the Senator said, “ I left the PDP because the PDP is dead.”
Abbo said as one of the youngest persons to have been elected into the Senate in the current dispensation he remained a role model to youths.
Recall that in November, Abbo dumped the PDP for the APC, saying his exit was as a result of the mismanagement of the party’s Adamawa chapter by the state governor, Fintiri, whom he accused of causing an internal crisis.