All NewsNewsPoliticsTop News

PHOTOS: 27 Rivers lawmakers defect to APC

27 members of the Rivers State Assembly have defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC)


According to reports, the decision was made by the lawmakers on Monday morning.


It was gathered that the 27 lawmakers are loyal to the assembly speaker, Martin Amaewhule, who has has been embroiled in a leadership tussle with another member, Edison Ehie.

READ ALSO: 27 Rivers Lawmakers dump PDP for APC

ThisNigeria reports that the defection may not be unconnected to the rift between the Rivers State Governor, Siminalayi Fubara and the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Nyesom Wike.

See photos of the lawmakers after defecting

Show More

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Back to top button

Adblock Detected

Please turn off Adblocker or whitelist this website in your Adblocker to enable us display ads