By David Odama
No fewer than eight Commissioners, 3 lawmakers have denounced their membership of the ruling-All Progressives Congress (APC) for the opposition-Peoples Democratic Party( PDP) in Adamawa state.
Similarly, some local government chairmen on the platform of the APC in the State have also dumped the party for the PDP.
The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Uche Secondus who received the decampees in Yola Saturday at the Atiku presidential grand rally named Alh Ibrahim Mijinyawa, ministry of land and survey, Alh Umar Daware, ministry of commerce and industry, who physically attended the rally on behalf of other commissioners.
Three members of the Adamawa state house of Assembly and some local government chairmen and their councilors who also dumped the ruling party for PDP were received.
According to the PDP national chairman, “with the large turnout of members, it is an indication that PDP is now a party of choice which in a couple of weeks, there will be a political tsunami that will crumble APC in the country “.
According to Secondus who said the People’s Democratic Party is on a rescue mission to amend the evils perpetrated by APC however debunked the insinuation that Nigerian Youths are lazy, stressing that they are resourceful and energetic in all ramifications.
He therefore appealed to all PDP stakeholders, members and other Nigerians to join hand with the party to ensure the return of PDP to governance in 2019 in the interest of the country.
Another party stakeholder, Senator Ben Bruce, a senator from Bayelsa State said, Nigerians need a President that can read and write and not a president that would be dictating for.