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Mass defection hits Plateau PDP as dep. gov, others join APC

2015-04-07 20:00

Jos - A wave of defections has hit the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Plateau State, reports Eagle Online.

Prominent members of the party in the state on Tuesday defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Among those who defected were the state’s Deputy Governor, Ambassador Ignatius Longjan, former Governors of the state, Joshua Dariye  and Fedelis Tapgun.

Also read: Former Plateau commissioners,dump PDP for APC

Others who defected included former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Jeremiah Timbut Useni, Senator Victor Lar, a former Minister and former Deputy Governor of Plateau State, Dame Pauline Tallen, Engineer Jimmy Cheto, and Chief Jethro Akun.

Read more at Eagle Online.

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