The New Nigeria People’s Party, NNPP just welcomed three former governorship aspirants who contested elections under the People’s Democratic Party, PDP in Bauchi State.
Senator Abubakar Maikafi, Ambassador Ahmed Shuaibu, and Samaila Daguwa who defected over the weekend, had thousands of supporters defect with them.
3 Former PDP Governorship Aspirants Defect To NNPP
NNPP announced the defection of the former gubernatorial aspirants at the inauguration of Darazo and Misau Local Government Secretariats of the party.
As at now, no reasons for their defection have been stated.
According to Usman Adamu Sufee, the NNPP Deputy National Chairman and Mohammed Barde, State Chairman, “the defection of the former PDP stalwarts is a huge gain for the party.”
Senator Maikafi said: “We are here to join and identify with NNPP.