Alhaji Jazuli Liman, the PDP candidate for Tureta Constituency in the Aug. 20 bye-election in Sokoto State, has defected to the All Progressives Congress ( APC).
Liman announced his defection in Tsamiya village at the inauguration of the campaigns for the poll to be conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
He said: “I left my former party to the APC because of its remarkable achievements, at all levels.
The state Chairman of the party, Alhaji Usman Danmadamin-Isa, described APC as a strong, united and resolute party. “The party will Insha Allah (God’s willing) win the election with a landslide victory,” he said.
The state Commissioner for Water Resources, Alhaji Arzika Tureta, and the Tureta Local Government Council Chairman, Alhaji Aliyu Tureta, pledged to work for the success of the party.
The APC candidate, Alhaji Abdullahi Rand, also promised to live aboard, if given the mandate
PDP loses State Assembly candidate to APC
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