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1000’s depart NNPP for PDP in Adamawa

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1000’s of individuals in Adamawa State have defected from the New Nigeria Peoples Social gathering (NNPP) to the Peoples Democratic Social gathering (PDP).

Among the former NNPP members who matched by means of some streets of the state capital, Yola, on Friday have been seen sporting Kwakwassiya caps, made common by the NNPP nationwide chief, Rabiu Kwankwaso.

They have been, nonetheless, chanting PDP slogans and voicing their assist for the PDP Presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar and the Adamawa State governorship candidate, Ahmadu Fintiri.

The chief of the group, a former Northeast zonal secretary of NNPP, Dr Babayo Liman mentioned they have been defecting from the NNPP as a result of the social gathering was in disaster in lots of states and the nationwide chief who additionally seeks to be president had proved unable to resolve them.

Babayo who’s from Bauchi State, had introduced his defection earlier within the week, saying he was invited by his supporters in Adamawa to guide them into the PDP.

“I’ve been receiving invites from numerous states and after I bought right here (Adamawa), they informed me they wished to observe my footsteps,” he mentioned, stating that a minimum of 400,000 individuals have been leaving the NNPP to PDP in Adamawa State.

He launched those that adopted him to the press briefing which came about on the NUJ Press Centre in Yola, as former officers of the NNPP throughout the 21 LGAs of Adamawa State.

In the midst of the press briefing, the previous NNPP members eliminated their Kwankwsssiya caps to symbolise their exit from the NNPP.