Four APC Rep members defect to different opposition parties



Four members of the House of Representatives on Tuesday defected from the All Congress (APC) to four other parties.

The lawmakers made their defections known in separate letters read by Speaker Yakubu Dogara on the floor of the house.

In the letters, the lawmakers commended the APC for providing the platform for them to and stated that it was time for them to move on to further their careers somewhere else.

Rep. Dada Awoleye, representing North Federal Constituency, defected to Accord Party while Rep. Segun William representing South Federal Constituency, defected to .

Also, Rep. Hassan Lawali representing Anka/Mafara Federal Constituency, Zamfara, defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) while Rep Adesina Adedapo, representing North-East/South- East Federal Constituency defected to the African Democratic Congress (ADC).

There was light celebration lawmakers as the speaker announced the defections. (NAN)

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