Ado Ekiti - Six serving lawmakers of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Ekiti State House of Assembly have defected to the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), reports NewsDay.
The lawmakers announced their defection during the swearing- in ceremony of the new governor of the state, Ayodele Fayose on Thursday in Ado Ekiti.
The defectors were invited the podium while the new governor was reading his inaugural address to the people of the state.
With the defection, the governor said the the APC is dead and buried in the state.
The event was attended by PDP National Chairman, Adamu Mu’azu and some of the party’s serving governors.
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