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General News of Wednesday, 21 September 2022


2023: Big trouble for APC, Tinubu as top chieftains dump ruling party for PDP in Southwest state

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The presidential ambition of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) flagbearer, Atiku Abubakar has received yet another major boost, a few months before the 2023 general elections.

This time around, Former local government chairmen of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) who served under Senator Ibikunle Amosun dumped the APC on Monday, September 19 for the opposition PDP.

Mirror made this known in a post shared on its Facebook page in the early hours of Tuesday, September 20 and wrote: "Former APC Chairmen Defect To PDP.

"Former local government chairmen 2016-2019 join PDP, pledge to work for PDP's victory.

"The former chairmen who served under Sen. Ibikunle Amosun dumped the APC yesterday, 19 September, for the PDP."

In a similar development, an APC strong stakeholder from Lafiagi, Edu Local Government, Alhaji MT Mamman, has dumped the ruling party for the PDP. Mamman decamped to the PDP to 'support Kwara North for Governor 2023 Agenda," Rivers Mirror also reported.

The party chieftain shared a letter to back his new move.

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