The Sokoto State House of Assembly on Tuesday received letters of nomination of Principal officers from both Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and All progressives Congress (APC), following the defection of 19 members from the APC.
On Aug. 1, 18 members of the assembly defected to PDP and another member joined them on Oct. 17.
Presenting the letters during plenary, Speaker Salihu Maidaji said: “I have received letters of replacement and nomination of the Assembly principal officers from both PDP and All Progressive Congress (APC) in the state.
The Sokoto state House of Assembly has 30 members comprising 19 from PDP and 11 from APC. (NAN)