Calabar - A former Special Assistant to ex- Senate President, David Mark, Victor Abang, has dumped the Peoples Democratic Peoples Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress (APC), reports National Mirror.
Abang, who is also a strong ally of former Senate leader, Senator Victor Ndoma -Egba, defected alongside with fifteen members of the executive in his Kakwagom Bawop ward in Cross River State.
The defection is coming barely one week after some political big wigs and prominent citizens of the state moved to APC.
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Giving reasons for his movement to the APC, he said it was to enable him and his supporters play politics in a level playing ground.
Abang was received into the APC by Kakwagom Bawop Ward Chairman, Andy Bissong, and the Boki Local Government Area Chairman, Clement Osowan- Nku.
They assured him and his supporters of fair play and justice at all times.
Read more at National Mirror.
- News 24