Just In: 15 APC Senators crossover to PDP
In a joint letter that was read on plenary today by the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, the Senators said they took the decision after due consultations with their constituencies.
The letter reads:
Dear Senate President,
After due consultation, with our constituents and stakeholders in our constituency, in proper recognition of section 16 (1G) of the 1999 constitution, and for the fact of our party, The All Progressives Congress, we hereby inform the Senate that we the undersigned;
We hereby inform that we are changing our political affiliation from APC TO PDP. We thank you for your exemplary leadership.
In a follow up announcement, Mr Saraki said, Senator Abdulazaz Nyako, has also announced his defection.
Senator Abdulazaz Nyako, has also announced his defection from APC to PDP according to the Senate President.