The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has applauded the defection of some lawmakers elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to its fold and different events.
Naija Information studies that aggrieved lawmakers elected on the platform of the ruling get together have lately left for the PDP, New Nigeria Peoples Celebration (NNPP), Labour Celebration (LP) and others.
Additionally, no less than 20 senators are reportedly prepared to go away the APC to PDP and different events throughout the subsequent week over alleged marginalisation and different grievances.
Following the gale of defections, APC Nationwide Chairman, Abdullahi Adamu, met with the APC senators behind closed doorways on the Nationwide Meeting complicated, Abuja, on Wednesday.
Adamu requested every of the aggrieved senators to put naked their grievances and instructed that the lawmakers put them into writing.
Reacting to the event, the opposition PDP described the defections of the APC lawmakers as a welcome growth.
In a chat with The Punch, Nationwide Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Debo Ologunagba, stated the defections confirmed that the residents would now have lawmakers which are able to serve them.
Ologunagba acknowledged that the opposition PDP is the one hope for the folks, including that the get together hopes that extra lawmakers will nonetheless be part of.
He stated “What occurred at the moment is a welcome growth; it exhibits that Nigerians will start to have legislators that may formulate legal guidelines that may change the narratives of insecurity, lack of employment and a purposeful illustration. It exhibits that the get together is the one hope for the folks. We hope that extra will nonetheless be part of our get together.”