From Mohammed Maitela, Yobe
The Yobe state's chairman of All Progressive Congress (APC), Hon. Mohammed Gadaka has on Friday received members of People's Democratic Party (PDP) and the African Democratic Congress (ADC) who decamped and joined the ruling party, APC in Damaturu.
The members who decamped are Sale Adamu (Sale Diouf) of PDP, Hon. Hamza Isa Adamu and Mohammed Ahmed Babandi from the ADC with their all supporters in Nayi-Nawa ward of Damaturu local government area.
While receiving the new members to APC, the state party chairman said he was highly delighted to receive them from PDP and ADC into the ruling party APC in the state.
Hon. Gadaka noted that those who defected to the party would be accorded equal rights with the common goals for greatly APC believes in unity.
He assured that the party would carry the new members along in all the party activities, calling other political parties in Yobe to join APC in moving the state forward.
"Furthermore, I congratulated you as new members to our great party APC, and advised you to rally round the manifestation, policies and programmes of the present administration in our dear state."
While responding to the occasion, the decampees assured their confidence with any kind of support, "We will support you, vote you back for a second term to continue doing the good work to the people of Yobe state, in Sha Allah." They assured me.