By Ikechukwu Okaforadi
Mr. Baba Abba-Aji, Yobe State Deputy governorship candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general elections, has defected to the All Progressives Congress, APC.
Abba-Aji announced his defection to the ruling APC on Wednesday at a ceremony in Damaturu.
The state APC Secretary, Alhaji Abubakar Bakabe received him at the ceremony also attended by Governor Mai Mala-Buni and Chairman, APC Caretaker Extraordinary and Convention Planning Committee.
Abba-Aji alongside thousands of his supporters defected to the ruling party and pledged to abide by APC constitution.
He said he was attracted to APC by the developmental strides of Mala-Buni as well as his ability to carry all citizens, irrespective of political affiliation.
Bakabe assured the PDP defectors of fair treatment in the party in the state.