FEATUREProminent PDP senator returns to APC in south south state by admin September 19, 2023 written by admin September 19, 2023 Bookmark 7 Former federal lawmaker, Senator Matthew Urhoghide, has returned to the All Progressives Congress (APC)Urhoghide dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to join the APC on Monday, September 18The senator was in the National Assembly between 2015 and 2023 representing Edo South Senatorial DistrictPAY ATTENTION: Сheck out news that is picked exactly for YOU ➡️ click on “Recommended for you” and enjoy!Edo state, Benin-City – Former senator representing Edo South Senatorial District on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Matthew Urhoghide, has returned to the All Progressives Congress (APC).Urhoghide returned to the APC on Monday, September 18, almost four months after he resigned his membership of PDP, The Nation reported.Senator Matthew Urhoghide returns to APC Photo Credit:@efewonyiSource: TwitterWhy Urhoghide returned to APCHe was received by the ward chairman, Sunny Omokaro at APC’s Ward 2 secretariat on Airport Road, Benin.PAY ATTENTION: Share your outstanding story with our editors! Please reach us through firstname.lastname@example.org!The senator said he was happy to be back home at the APCUrhoghide revealed that he left for the PDP due to disagreements over some issues.“When I resigned from the PDP in May, I said I was going to join another political party, so long as I remain in partisan politics.“After a careful evaluation of what is going on in Edo State, I decided to go back to the party that I was a part of its building. I am a founding member of APC. This is where I really have my political friends and associates. I came to rebuild APC.“I am not rejoining APC alone, but moving with my teeming followers and supporters. There is no ward in the entire 77 wards in Edo South Senatorial District that I did not site a project, while I was in the Senate.”Prominent senator dumps APC for PDPMeanwhile, Legit.ng reported that the Senate leader, Senator Yahaya Abdullahi has defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kebbi state.The senator’s media aide, Muhammad Jamil Gulma, confirmed the defection.Shekarau officially defects to PDP from NNPPA former governor of Kano state, Senator Ibrahim Shekarau, has formally announced his defection from the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).This is coming barely three months after Shekarau defected to NNPP from the All Progressives Congress.Shekarau made the declaration on Monday, August 29 at his Mundubawa home in Kano. He was formally received into the PDP by the party’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar and the party’s national chairman, Senator Iyorchia Ayu, among other bigwigs.Source: Legit.ng 0 comment 0 FacebookTwitterPinterestEmail admin Follow Author previous post Presidential election judgment: Atiku reveals next move after Supreme Court verdict next post Obasanjo breaks silence on woman who has two children for him You may also like Bookmark Nobel prize goes to mRNA COVID-19 vaccine researchers October 3, 2023 Bookmark Tonga eye Romania win as Kefu pleads for... October 3, 2023 Bookmark Nobel prize goes to mRNA COVID-19 vaccine researchers October 3, 2023 Bookmark Makazole Mapimpi’s RWC comes to a sudden end October 3, 2023 Bookmark Sexual wellbeing industry revels in swelling sales October 3, 2023 Bookmark Richards Bay fire | Blaze still burning after... October 3, 2023 Bookmark Bangladesh dengue deaths top 1,000 in worst outbreak... October 3, 2023 Bookmark WATCH | Efforts to extinguish Richards Bay factory... October 3, 2023 Bookmark Updated rankings: Where Springboks stand after Tonga win October 3, 2023 Bookmark WATCH: Rand Water implementing water shifting [VIDEO] October 3, 2023Leave a Comment Cancel ReplySave my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.