The All Progressive Congress has said that it is aware of one time factional national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Senator Modu Ali Sheriff’s intentions to defect to the APC but advised that he should join the Party at the ward level.
The party in a statement signed by Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi National Publicity Secretary APC, said the part was happy to welcome new members, but membership cards are not issued at the Party National Secretariat.
The party statement reads
‘Our attention has been drawn to reports in some sections of the media that the former factional chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff plans to defect to the All Progressives Congress (APC) today at the APC National Secretariat in Abuja.
‘While we are aware of such intentions, we wish to restate our earlier position that anyone who wants to join the Party should do so at the ward level. We are happy to welcome new members to our party, but membership cards are not issued at the Party National Secretariat.’