1,000 APC members defect to PDP in Kwara




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ILORIN – fewer 1,000 of ruling All Progressives () in Kwara, on Sunday in Ilorin defected People’s Democratic ().

defectors who were the seven wards in Ilorin West Local Government Area, were received by Alhaji Mustapha Isowo, State Vice chairman (Central) of the , at Alore in Ajikobi ward, Ilorin.

Isowo expressed happiness that new took the courage leave for and assured them of equal .

The defectors  surrendered their membership cards Isowo who gave them PDP cards in return.

Isowo advised the new to register as voters when voters’ commence in the state.

He assured the new members that with PDP, they would actualise their dreams and aspirations, adding that “PDP is the only in the country owned by the people.”

Mr Ajadi Abdulfatai, of the defectors, who spoke,  said they left APC because their expectations were not met.

“When we joined APC, we thought that there would be a lot of dividends of democracy for us.

“We thought we would enjoy fair play and justice, but the reverse is the case, that is why we are joining PDP,” Abdulfatai said.

According to him, people have seen that PDP has and women who are God-fearing, serious and poised to wipe away tears the faces of the masses.

“So, we have brought out our members the seven wards of Ilorin West Local Government Area for a start”. (NAN)