Over 15, 000 members of the Peoples Democratic Party , PDP, in Omala Local Government Area of Kogi Eastern senatorial axis have dumped the party for the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC, in Kogi State.
The decampees were assured of equal treatment by leaders of the APC who are working to ensure members’ welfare is a priority.
Elder Simon Achuba who received the new APC followers gave the assurance at a ceremony in Abejukolo, headquarters of the LGA.
He further described APC as a party that would reposition the state for growth and development, urging those yet to make up their minds in joining APC, to do so before it is late.
Achuba commended the new members for taking the bold steps in joining the progressives, pleading with them to join hands with the governor and contribute their quota in the task of building a virile state.
He described the giant strides in infrastructure development recorded by the present administration in the state as a product of hard work, transparency and dogged commitment of the governor Bello’s to impact on governance and the lives of the people; which has engendered the populace to him.