Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State, and his predecessor, Senator Bukola Saraki on Monday publicly sealed their defection from Peoples Democratic Party to the All Progressives Congress, APC.
Speaking at the formal declaration of their allegiance to APC, Saraki urged other members of the party in the state to work for the interest of the masses.
He said, “Today (Monday), we have formally become APC members and we are putting PDP to where it belongs. I therefore urge all of you, the members of the interim executive, to carry all along.
“Today (Monday), we cease to be PDP, former Congress for Progressive Change; former Action Congress of Nigeria; former All Nigerian Peoples Party.
“Today (Monday), we are in APC and if you are in APC, you must be like APC. If you are chairman, you are chairman for everybody. If you are secretary you are for all. If you say you are my followers, you must behave like me.
“There is the need for everybody in his ward to get registered in the exercise which commences tomorrow (today)”.