A former governor of Kano state, Ibrahim Shekarau, has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
Shekarau announced his decision to join the ruling party after a closed-door meeting with the national chairman of the APC, Adams Oshiomhole, Channels TV reports.
News gathers that the closed-door meeting was held on Friday, September 7, in Kano state.
Governor Abdullahi Ganduje and other top party officials were also at the meeting.
Governor Ganduje of Kano state, APC national chairman Adams Oshiomhole in attendance as Shekarau finally abandons PDP for APC. Source: Channels TV