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Ex-Kogi PDP lawmaker, others defect to APC

12 November 2015, 15:06

Lokoja - A former member of the Kogi State House of Assembly, Mustapher Allah-Dey was among the dozens of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) members who decamped to the All Progressives Congress, APC, on Wednesday, reports The Nation.

Other PDP chieftains in the state who defected to the APC on Wednesday were former Chairman of Lokoja local government, Suraj Yusuf Abdullah and PDP Woman Leader, Hajiya Marka Abass.

Also read: Ex-minister dumps PDP for APC

The defectors were received by the House of Representatives member for Lokoja/Kogi, Umar Buba Jibril, and APC chairman in Lokoja , Haruna Isah.

Jibril told the defectors that they acted patriotically by dumping the PDP, which he described as a sinking ship.

Read more at The Nation.

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