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Former Borno PDP Chairman, others defect to APC

13 August 2015, 15:05

Maiduguri - Prominent members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Borno State on Wednesday led thousands of their supporters to dump the party for the All Progressives Congress (APC), reports Naij.

Among those who defected to the APC are former Chairman of the PDP in the state, Kolo Bukar and a former Minority Leader of the House of Representatives (1999-2003), Hon. Mohammed Kumaila.

Also read: Borno PDP members urged to address divisions

Others who defected were the former National Treasurer of the PDP  Lawan Kareto, a former PDP House of Reps member

Hajia Kaamuna Khadi, and a former PDP House of Reps candidate in the last elections, Muhammed Adamu.

The defectors were received into the  APC during a  ceremony held at the party’s secretariat in the state capital , Maiduguri.

Read more at Naij.

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