APC party to beat in Nasarawa…. Speaker.
The member representing Karu/ Gitata constituency, at the Nasarawa State House of Assembly (NSHA), Hon David Maiyaki,
has decamped from Peoples Democractic Party ( PDP), to All Progressives Congress ( APC) during the House proceedings in Lafia today.
Rt. Hon. Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi, Speaker, NSHA, while receiving the decamped, said APC remained the party to beat in the state 2023.
The speaker, who read the defection letter of the lawmaker said that Hon Maiyaki, left his former party to APC in the best interest of his people.
The Number Three Citizen of the state while congratulating the lawmaker for joining APC, assured him of equal opportunities and rights in the party.
“We have catch another big fish as I always say, we in Nasarawa West will continue to be for APC”
“You have taken a wise decision, I congratulate you for the step taken and I want to assure you of equal rights in the party”
“With the defection of Hon David Maiyaki, we have completed 10 state assembly members from the zone, all in APC, our doors are still opened and I am still expecting the remaining four members to join us soon” the Speaker added.
At the moment, APC have 20 members, PDP 3, while Zenith Labour Party ( ZLP) one.
On his part, the decampee, Hon David Maiyaki, said that he has decided to join APC in the best interests of the people of his constituency and the state at large.
Maiyaki, who is the Chairman, House Committee on Lands and Survey, said that he has consulted with his people on his decision to move from PDP to APC.