2019: Funny Responses Trail Gbajabiamila's Defection Comment
For the entire week, talks and discussions will dwell on the defection of over 50 lawmakers in Nigeria's National Assembly.
In the House of representatives alone, 37 lawmakers left the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)
After their defection, the Majority Leader of the House, Femi Gbajabiamila, gave reasons for the actions of his former mates.
He also asked his political party to challenge the defection in court.
After he gave a speech at the end of plenary on Tuesday, he posted a video on his Twitter page with the comment: "Long day at work today. Held a press conference with APC caucus of the House of Representatives.
"Bottom line; we need to develop Party ideologies as a country. If not this will continue to happen every 4 years".
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It has become a recurrent drama that Nigerians are entertained with each time an election year draws near.
The former Speaker of the House of Representatives, prior to the 2015 general election, Amini Tambuwal, who is now the Governor of Sokoto State, defected from the PDP to the APC. That election brought in the APC.
Just a little over 200 days to the general election the defection has started.
Gbajabiamila's comment did not go without reactions from Nigerians.
As usual, many have left funny comments in response to his demand for 'Party ideologies' while others left some salient questions.
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Here are a few of them.