…Crowd sign of endorsement of PMB, Masari – APC National Chair
By Bashir Bello
KATSINA – Mammoth crowd in Katsina state as the ruling party, All Progress Congress, APC receive big shots from Peoples Democratic Party, others who decamped into the party in the state.
The event was a grand reception organized by the APC in the state to receive the decampees into the party.
The Decampees includes, Senator Ibrahim Idah (PDP), Hon. Ya’u Umar Gwajo-Gwajo (former Speaker under PDP), Alh. Bature Umar Masari (Former Director General PDP Katsina State Campaign Organization for 2015 General elections and Hon. Musa Adamu Funtua (Former Commissioner of Agriculture under PDP).
Others include Engr Nura Khalil, Gubernatorial candidate under ACN, Abubakar Shuaibu Bakori, Dr. Yusha’u Armaya’u (Former Chairman People’s Democratic Movement, PDM and 34 Local government executives), Alhaji Ibrahim Abdullahi Tsauri (All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA and his supporters) and 264 Councillors of the PDP defunct local government administration.
The National Chairman of the party, Dr. John Odige Oyegun described the crowd as astonishing and a sign of approval that the people are behind President Muhammadu Buhari and the Governor, Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina state.
Oyegun applauded the quality and calibre of decampees into the state.
He described the defection as first of it kind since he has been receiving decampees.