Abuja - Five members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the House of Representatives from Ogun State have dumped the party to join the Social Democratic Party (SDP), reports Leadership.
The lawmakers are Tunde Ogundara, Adeyemi Adekunle, Olumide Osoba, Abiodun Balogun and Taofeek Braimoh.
Reading their letters of defection on the floor of the House on Tuesday, the Speaker, Aminu Tambuwal, said the lawmakers cited Section 68 (1g) of the 1999 Constitution as part of their reason for defecting.
The lawmakers are following the footsteps of the three senators from the state who dumped APC for the SDP.
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