The Northwest Ex-Officio member of the People Democratic Party (PDP) who is one of the bigwigs in Jigawa state, Alhaji Aminu Nuhu Jahun has decamped to New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP).
Speaking while formerly announcing his decamping and receiving NNPP membership card at his hometown in Jahun local government area of the state, Aminu Jahun said he decamped to NNPP because PDP in Jigawa state is no longer a people’s party.
He said, he took the painful decision to dump the party he served for 24 years because the party in Jigawa state has been hijacked,by some individuals and turned it to a tools for personal vendetta.
Aminu Jahun also stated that, his illegal suspension from the party, smearing campaign against his reputation and deviating from the party philosophy which made the party to loose it’s relevant in his beloved state are among the factors that forced him to quite the party.
“I was invited by the PDP Jigawa State Working Committee and quarried for attending the swearing in of Kano State Governor who happened to be an NNPP, so is this enough reason to suspend me from the party, this is a stupidness ” Jahun declared
“I have been in PDP for 24-years now. served as the State Publicity Secretary, vice chairman in charge of Jigawa central senatorial district and elected as the Northwest Ex-Officio member of the party in Kaduna, now given such treatment, surely I can’t tolerate it” Jahun said.
He how ever stated that, thousands of his political associate and many other members victimized by party leaders will soon announce their resignation from the party in Jigawa state.