11 senators from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have defected to the All Progressives Congress(APC), Premium Times reports
Some of the senators who decamped are Bukola Saraki, Mohammed Ndume, Abdullahi Adamu andDanjuma Goje.
In a letter addressed to the Senate President David Mark, the senators announced their decision to move from PDP to APC. More senators are reportedly going to decamp in the coming weeks.
Over the weekend, Bukola Saraki informed reporters that more PDP senators would decamp when the upper legislative chamber resumes this week.
See the list;
- Senator Bukola Saraki-Kwara Central.
- Senator Umaru Dahiru-Sokoto South
- Senator Magnus Ngei Abe -Rivers South-East
- Senator Wilson Asinobi Ake-Rivers West
- Sen. Bindawa Muhammed Jibrilla-Adamawa North
- Sen. Mohammed Danjuma Goje-Gombe central
- Sen. Aisha Jummai Alhassan-Taraba North
- Sen. Mohammed Ali Ndume-Borno South
- Senator Mohammed Shaba Lafiaji-Kwara North
- Sen. Abdulahi Adamu-Nasarawa West
- Senator Ibrahim Abdullahi Gobir-Sokoto East (Bella Naija)