Birnin Kebbi - The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has again suffered another setback as hundreds of its members crossed over to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kebbi State., reports Leadership.
Among those that defected are former secretary to the state government under Gov.Dakingari’s administration, Nurudeen Usman Kangiwa , the campaign coordinator of PDP gubernatorial candidate, Bello Sarkin Yaki and Lawal Shuwa Kangiwa.
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Others are the Chairman of PDP Arewa local government, eleven ward chairmen of the area along side hundreds of their supporters.
Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu received the defectors in Yeldu Town at the flag off campaign for the bye election into the State House of Assembly following the death of the member representing the area.
He assured all the defectors that they will be treated equally with other members of the party.
- News 24