5,000 APC members have defected on Wednesday to the PDP in Nasarawa State.Majority of the members are part of the Kwankwasiyya umbrella.
The PDP state chairman Mr Yunana Iliya welcomed and commended the defected members for their decision and urged other members to follow suit.
The leader of the Kwankwasiyya group in the state, Aminu Dabo said they had already defected from the APC to the PDP long ago and gathered at the PDP Secretariat to make way for their members to formally register with the party
“The Kwankwasiyya group came to formally present themselves to the chairman of the state PDP, which will open the way for all our members to start registering with the party. We have decamped from APC to PDP long ago. So this is the coming together formally of our members so that everyone will go to his ward and register with the PDP. Each one that came here is the representative of the Kwankwasiyya group. Over 5,000 members came to formally present themselves to the PDP,” he said.