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Saraki, Kwara gov quit APC, Tambuwal to follow

Saraki, Kwara gov quit APC, Tambuwal to follow— 1st August 2018• Senate President Saraki dumps APC, says cabal now in charge of govt\ • Atiku, Secondus, senators hail move Fred Itua, Romanus Ugwu and Ndubuisi Orji, Abuja and Tunde Omolehin, Sokoto President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, yesterday, announced his defection from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to pitch his political tent with his former party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Saraki first broke the news on his Twitter handle. “I wish to inform Nigerians that, after extensive consultations, I have decided to take my leave from the All Progressives Congress (APC),” he wrote. In a more elaborate statement he personally signed, Saraki said his alienation from the affairs of the party and the humiliation he has endured in the last three years, informed his decision to quit the ruling party. He added that his people have also been subjected to persecution since the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari came…