Ex Aviation Minister, Stella Oduah has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and joined the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

Stella Oduah, currently the Senator for Anambra North, was part of President Goodluck Jonathan’s cabinet.

The Senator defected on Thursday at a brief ceremony the APC held in Abuja to admit her into the fold.

In attendance were the Chairman, APC Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) and Yobe Governor, Mai Mala Buni.

Others were Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege; Chairman, Progressive Governors’ Forum and Kebbi Governor, Atiku Bagudu; Imo Governor, Hope Uzodimma, among others.

The Anambra APC governorship candidate, Senator Andy Uba was also present.

Buni congratulated Oduah for coming into the APC and assured her of equal rights with existing members.