Kwankwaso’s com­mis­sioner joins PDP af­ter res­ig­na­tion

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week has joined the Peo­ples Demo­cratic Party(PDP), Daily Trust has con­firmed.

The for­mer com­mis­sioner who ten­dered her res­ig­na­tion last Wed­nes­day has since re­united with the mem­bers of the PDP in Nasarawa lo­cal govern­ment area of the state where she hails from.

When con­tacted on phone, she con­firmed her re­turn to the PDP, a party she left when the state gover­nor, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso de­camped to the All Pro­gres­sives Congress(APC) late last year along­side four other of his col­leagues.

She told our cor­re­spon­dent that she left the state ex­ec­u­tive coun­cil and the APC fol­low­ing what she tagged as “con­stituency crises.”

“Yes it’s true that I have left APC and I have since re­turned to my for­mer party, the PDP. Thank you,” she said in a re­ply to our cor­re­spon­dent’s en­quiry.

Our cor­re­spon­dent re­ports that the com­mis­sioner re­turned to the PDP as re­sult of the con­tro­ver­sies trail­ing the forth­com­ing lo­cal govern­ment elec­tions in the state slated for May 17th, this year.

When con­tacted, the in­terim chair­man of APC in Kano, En­gi­neer Ab­dul­lahi Ti­j­jani Gwarzo said he would not com­ment on the de­vel­op­ment un­til the state gover­nor who is abroad re­turns to the coun­try.

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