The Director-General of Peoples Democratic Party presidential campaign in the Northeast, Senator Saidu Umar Kumo has dumped the party to join the All Progressives Congress (APC).

The news of Kumo's defection was revealed by Kayode Ogundamisi, an aide to President Muhammadu Buhari.

Kumo, who is from Gombe State, was a former National Secretary of the defunct All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP)

Ogundamisi's tweet