Former governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi has dumped the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
Obi announced his resignation in a letter dated 20, addressed to the National Chairman of the party.
In the letter sighted by Vanguard, Obi gave reasons for his withdrawal from the presidential race.
In other news, An Abuja division of the Federal High Court has rescheduled the trial of Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, to June 28.
At the last adjourned date, the trial judge, Justice Binta Nyako had adjourned the matter for tomorrow, Thursday, May 26.
However, Kanu’s lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor in a statement on Wednesday disclosed that the trial will not be held tomorrow as the trial judge will not be available.
Mr Ejiofor said the legal team was communicated by the court’s registrar that the trial slated for tomorrow will not hold.