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The Kaduna State chapter of the PDP welcomes Senator Hunkuyi and others into the party’s folds from the APC.

Senator Hunkuyi to dump APC

The Kaduna chapter of the PDP, on Monday, formally received the senator representing the Northern Kaduna Senatorial District, Suleiman Hunkuyi, and others seantors that defected from the APC to the party.

Hunkuyi was among the 13 senators that defected from the APC to the PDP.

Rufai Chanchangi, a member of the House of Representatives, also defected from the APC on July 24.

Among the dignitaries at the reception were Senator Danjuma La’ah (representing the Southern Senatorial District), a former Kaduna State Governor, Dr Mukhtar Ramalan Yero, who is also an aspirant for 2019 governorship election; and the PDP Kaduna State Chairman, Honourable Felix Hyet.

Hunkuyi used the occasion to “advised” the State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai, to be ready to leave the Sir Kashim Ibrahim Government House for a new occupant in 2019.

The lawmaker, who spoke on behalf of other defectors, stated, “God gives power but the APC regime in Kaduna and Nigeria have dealt with the electorate and the electorate will retaliate at the right time.”

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