[NEWS] SARAKI, GOVERNOR AHMED DUMP APC

THE SENATE PRESIDENT, BUKOLA SARAKI, HAS FORMALLY ANNOUNCED THAT HE IS LEAVING NIGERIA’S RULING PARTY, ALL PROGRESSIVE CONGRESS.

A STATEMENT BY HIS MEDIA AIDE, MUYIDEEN AKOREDE, ON HIS OFFICIAL SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES, ON TUESDAY, STATED THAT THE DECISION FOLLOWED CONSULTATIONS WITH PEOPLE IN THE STATE.

MEANWHILE, KWARA STATE GOVERNOR, ABDULFATAH AHMED, MADE A SIMILAR ANNOUNCEMENT AT ABOUT THE SAME TIME, SAYING HIS DECISION FOLLOWED DUE CONSULTATIONS WITH THE PEOPLE AND IN RESPONSE TO CALLS BY MAJOR STAKEHOLDER GROUPS IN THE STATE,

HE ADDED IN A STATEMENT THAT HE HAS DEFECTED TO THE PEOPLE’S DEMOCRATIC PARTY, HAVING REALIZED THAT THE ALL PROGRESSIVE CONGRESS, CAN LONGER SERVE AS A PLATFORM FOR ACHIEVING THE ASPIRATIONS AND EXPECTATIONS OF HIS PEOPLE.