One of the leading PDP Support Groups in Sokoto state for the mobilization of support for PDP gubernatorial candidate, Mallam Sa’idu Umar Ubandoma and his running mate, Hon. Sagir Attahiru Dalhatu Bafarawa has dumped the Association for the All Progressives Congress ( APC ), saying that PDP has no focus to drive the state as expected.
Ina statement Signed by Bashar Abubakar
S.A Media to Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko and made available to news men revealed that.
Chairman and Secretary of the group, Mallam Lukman Sa’id Kwaire and Anas Muhammad, while speaking during their exit from their former party, informed APC governorship candidate in Sokoto State, Hon. Ahmad Aliyu Sokoto that, they came to APC to win the election.
They said, they have been working for PDP in many fields but, found no political Ideology and focus within the party which made them to cease their support for the party.
They revealed that, they met with one of the APC leaders and former Commissioner in the state, Alhaji Umaru Nagwari Tambuwal before they arrived at the decision of leaving the party for APC.
Receiving the decampees, Hon.Ahmad Aliyu Sokoto, expressed confidence that APC will emerge victorious during the polls considering the volume of people joining the party daily.
He assured that they will be carried along like any other member of the APC in the state.
He thanked Nagwari for his doggedness towards bringing more people into the APC.
The occasion that was held at the residence of Hon. Umaru Nagwari Tambuwal, Zagga Road, Sokoto was graced by Deputy gubernatorial candidate, Hon. Idris Muhammad Gobir, APC stalwarts, Hon. Umaru Nagwari Tambuwal, Alh. Maidamma Dan Jabalu and APC Youth leader in the state, Alh. Nasiru Italy among others.