Benin City - Over 2 000 members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have joined the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Igueben Local Government Area of Edo State.
The defectors were led by Aisabor Eronmosele Aisabor,a former PDP chieftain in the state, reports National Mirror.
Aisabor said he and his followers decided to pitch their tents with the APC because of the development undertaken by the government in the state.
The defectors were personally received by Governor Adams Oshiomhole, who said the state would witness more transformation by the time he would have exhausted his eight-year tenure.
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