The embattled Chairman of APC in Imo State, Chief Ekeh, has written " an unreserved apology letter" to Eze Ilomuanya over some defamation publications he made against him in two national newspapers in 2014. Ekeh who is already facing criminal charges before an Abuja Chief Magistrate Court over the said defamatory publications, Ifeanyicy.com gathered will on conviction, may bag 14 years jail term or more.
" I Dr. Hilary Ekeh, State Chairman, All Progressive Congress, APC, Imo State, do hereby sincerely apologise to Eze ( Dr.) Cletus Ilomuanya on the article published as advertorials on page 60 of the Daily Sun Newspaper of Friday, 15th August, 2014 of Vol. 10 No 2948 and on page 101 of Thisday Newspaper of Sunday, 17th August, 2014 Vol. 19 No.7054" the letter read.
The Ruling Party in Imo, APC State Chairman said that he regretted the untold hardship and disrepute the false publication may have caused the monarch and his Family and therefore "retract the entire advertorials as published in the captioned newspapers".