Over 500 APC members have defected from APC to PDP in Rivers State. The defectors claimed they were lured and deceived to join APC, that their original membership was PDP, all thanking God that they are back home.
Leading the defectors, Chief Lavender LongJohn, JP said ; ” I resign my Membership of All Progressive Congress (APC) with effect from today – Sat., 13th Feb.,2016. I appreciate all my leaders, friends & associates in APC. I leave you with smile. Thanks”
Receiving the decampees,Hon Mpaka,the PDP campaign coordinator reminded the people that Asari –Toru LGA is strictly PDP LGA, he officially welcome them to PDP, promised the people to join forces together to support the Governor Wike to actualize the goal he has for their Local Government.