How PDP Celebrated Defection Of APC Lawmakers
Members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) must be in happy mood now.
What seems like transfer of 'power of majority' has happened in the Senate and then the House of Representatives and it gladdens the oposition party.
Sixteen Senators had defected from the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday to join the PDP.
Their defection was announced by the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, who was invited by the police for questioning over Offa robbery on the same day.
The PDP could not hold back its joy, as it shared a post on Twitter to celebrate the decision of the lawmakers.
Breaking News! Despite the intimidation, harrasment and roadblocks by the @MBuhari led @OfficialAPCNg FG, the @NGRSenate is currently sitting and 16 Senators from the ruling @OfficialAPCNg has defected to the @OfficialPDPNig on the floor of the Senate. Congratulations! pic.twitter.com/TDLC7UlHsx— Official PDP Nigeria (@OfficialPDPNig) July 24, 2018
It was not long the party celebrated the defection at the Senate that it jumped into another celebration mood over the defection of 32 members of the House of Representatives.
It called it 'Gale of Defection'.
Breaking News! Gale of defection hits @OfficialAPCNg as 32 Honorable members of the APC in the House of Representatives have defected to the @OfficialPDPNig and 4 others to one of our sister Party, (CUUP), the African Democratic Congress (ADC). ...More to come pic.twitter.com/Z9Sm9Tq1E2— Official PDP Nigeria (@OfficialPDPNig) July 24, 2018
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