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15 APC Senators Defect To PDP

15 APC Senators Defect To PDP

by | 24th July 2018

No fewer than 15 senators of the All Progressives Congress, including Senator Dino Melaye, representing Kogi West have defected to the Peoples Democratic Party.

 

The defected senators include:

 

  • Dino Melaye (Kogi)
  • Rabiu Kwankwaso (Kano)
  • Barnabas Gemade (Benue)
  • Shaaba Lafiaji (Kwara)
  • Rafiu Ibrahim (Kwara)
  • Abdulazeez Nyako (Adamawa)
  • Monsurat Sunmonu (Oyo)
  • Usman Nefada (Gombe)
  • Isah Misau (Bauchi)
  • Abdullahi Danbaba
  • Suleiman Hunkuyi
  • Suleiman Nazif
  • Lanre Tejuoso
  • Ubali Shittu
  • Soji Akanbi

 

With 13 of them defecting, this makes the PDP the new majority in the upper chamber.