Over 1,000 Kano APC Members Defects To NNPP

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By Jabiru Hassan, Kano.

In a significant shift, over 1,000 members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano State decamped to the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) on Saturday.

The decampees, from Shanono and Bagwai local government areas, were formally received by Deputy Governor Aminu Abdussalam Gwarzo on behalf of Governor Abba Kabir Yusuf at the Kano State Government House.

A press release by the Deputy Governor’s spokesperson, Ibrahim Garba Shuaibu, stated Gwarzo’s delight in welcoming the defectors. He emphasized that the NNPP prioritizes unity and all members will be treated equally.

According to Garba, The Deputy Governor Comrade Aminu Abdussalam Gwarzo reiterated the administration’s commitment to implementing programs that benefit all of Kano State and urged continued support from residents for the state’s progress.

Speaking earlier, Alhaji Haruna Babangida Abbas (Kosashe), leader of the defectors, cited Governor Abba’s leadership qualities and governance style as reasons for their move.

He expressed regret for their past APC affiliation and pledged their dedication to working with the NNPP for Kano’s betterment.

Also Speaking, Kano NNPP Chairman Alhaji Hashimu Dungurawa welcomed the new members and assured their involvement in party activities.

He encouraged members of other parties, including the APC, to join the NNPP for the state’s advancement. Dungurawa also urged support for the government’s programs and policies.

The event was attended by prominent figures like the Kano State Commissioner for Budget and Planning, Alhaji Musa Suleiman Shanono, and several NNPP stakeholders who celebrated the influx of the new members.

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