A month after defecting from the New Nigeria Peoples Social gathering ( NNPP), to the Peoples Democratic Social gathering (PDP), Senator Ibrahim Shekarau (Kano Central), did similar on the ground of the Senate Wednesday.
Shekarau had on Monday August 29, 2022, defected together with 1000’s of his supporters to PDP from NNPP on grounds of alleged unfair therapy by the occasion led by Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso who’s its presidential candidate.
Asserting Shekarau’s defection via a letter obtained to that impact, the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, mentioned the Kano Central Senator want to formally inform his colleagues of it.
Shekarau within the letter learn by the Senate President, mentioned his defection with 1000’s of his supporters in Kano from NNPP to PDP, was to hold out their political aspirations in a celebration properly disposed to them.
Expectedly, after the announcement, PDP senators led by the minority chief, Philip Aduda and the minority whip, Chukwuka Utazi (Enugu North), joyfully embraced Shekarau for defecting to their occasion.