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Abuja - A governorship candidate from the Jigawa branch of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) has defected to the opposition party, the All People's Congress (APC).
Alhaji Aminu Kani, made the declaration during an APC rally at Matsaro Ward in Hadejia.
According to Kani, the APC has better programmes and are better equipped to improve the socio-economic well-being of citizens in the country.
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APC Chairman in Jigawa State Alhaji Ado Kiri received Kani and said that the party is ready to welcome new members into its fold.
According to a Naij report, hundreds of APC supporters including the governorship candidate Alhaji Badaru Abubakar and his running mate Ibrahim Hassan, attended the rally.
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