Calabar - The All Progressives Congress in Cross River has received over 3 000 aggrieved members of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) into its fold.
They blamed the lack of internal democracy in the party as the reason for dumping the party, reports Nigerian Pilot.
Led by Hon. Ekarika, a chairmanship aspirant in the 2013 local government elections in the state, the defectors accused the PDP leadership in the state of stifling democracy through imposition of candidates during elections.
Receiving the defectors, APC national Vice-Chairman (South –South) Hilliard Eta, reiterated APC’s commitment towards transforming Nigeria.
He assured the defectors assured them of equal opportunities in the party as they would be fully integrated into the party
Read more at Nigerian Pilot.
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