Jigawa Labour Party Governorship Candidate Defects to APC
By Idris Umar Feta
The Labour Party governorship candidate in Jigawa State, Comrade Abdullahi Tsoho, has abandoned his aspiration and joined the All Progressives Congress (APC).
This was disclosed on Friday in a statement by Habibu Nuhu Kila, the Special Adviser to Governor Muhammad Badaru.
Governor Badaru received the Labour Party governorship candidate in his office on Friday.
According to the statement, Comrade Abdullahi said he has come to realise that APC has all the qualities for championing the yearnings and aspirations of the electorate.
It added that the former Labour Party gubernatorial candidate promised that he and his teeming supporters will ensure the victory of APC in all elections.
While receiving Comrade Abdullahi in his office, Governor Badaru expressed his appreciation and promised that he and his supporters will be accorded all rights enjoyed by the old members of the party.
Labour Party has not yet commented on this development as of the time of filing this report.