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Politics of Tuesday, 20 September 2022

Source: www.mynigeria.com

Trouble looms for APC as party stalwart dumps ruling party for PDP

APC Chieftains dump party for PDP in Ogun State   Photo credit: The Mirror Facebook page APC Chieftains dump party for PDP in Ogun State Photo credit: The Mirror Facebook page

The camp of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has received a major boost ahead of the fast-approaching general elections in March.

In the latest development, Former local government chairmen of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), have dumped the party citing issues of internal crises and personal interest among other party leaders.

This was revealed by the Mirror via a Facebook post on Tuesday, September 20.

The post reads: "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."

This comes amid a string of defections between the major political parties as the race for who wins the presidency gets keener.

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