A former chairman of Peoples Democratic Party in Kaduna state Alh. Yaro Makama – Rigachukun has assured that the All Progressives Congress will coast to victory in the 2015 gubernatorial election in the state.
Alhaji Yaro Makama – Rigachukun who led the party to two successful governorship election victories in 2003 and 2007 stated this while leading seventy four other PDP stakeholders including seven serving lawmakers and former commissioners into the fold of the latest toast of Nigeria’s polity, the All Progressives Congress.
The erstwhile Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party who was also a national Ex-officio member of the party described the party as a sinking ship whose founding fathers have abandoned due to its criminal hijack by strangers and anti-democratic elements.
He commended the leadership of the APC both at national and state levels for being steadfast in the face of serious threat to the party’s survival.
Speaking at the occasion, Dr. Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, Interim Chairman of the All Progressives Congress in Kaduna State described their defection as a welcome development and assured them of equal participation and representation in the affairs of the party both at state and national levels.