At the very least seventeen chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Celebration (PDP) defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kebbi State yesterday, SapaTV learnt.
The defectors based on studies embody former Auditor-Normal of the get together, Alhaji Rabiu Saidu, former Secretary, Caretaker Committee of the get together, Alhaji Sirajo Ibrahim.
Others are mentioned to incorporate govt members of the get together. Highlighted within the checklist can also be vice chairman of the LGA, Vice Chairman Bubuche Ward, Umaru Wakkala; Salihu Shayi, Youth Chief; Alhaji Idi Bubuche, Treasurer and Hamza Kilu, Auditor.
Confirming the brand new political shift within the LGA, the previous Auditor-Normal of the get together mentioned he defected to the ruling get together after seeing the sterling management qualities of Governor Atiku Bagudu.
Saidu mentioned he dumped PDP because of injustice and infringement on their rights within the get together. He appreciated Magajin Rafin Kabi, Alhaji Bello Dantani, for being instrumental in his defection to the APC alongside his followers.
Sirajo Augie, a one-time PDP Caretaker Secretary, mentioned: I’m impressed with the roads infrastructure growth in Augie Native Authorities Space beneath the management of Sen. Atiku Bagudu.
This street constructed by the current administration beneath Sen. Atiku Bagudu is among the most essential.
In attendance at their reception have been the Augie Native Authorities APC Chairman, Alhaji Bashir Isah-Mera; Chairman Augie Native Authorities Space, Lawal Muhammad-Yola; Chairman Pilgrims Welfare Company, Alhaji Haruna Maitandu, and the previous Chairman, Direct Labour Company, Alhaji Bello Dantani, SapaTV understands.