Senator Usman Wowo, the Senior Special Adviser on Political and National Matters to the immediate past Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Senator Bala Mohammed, yesterday dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) with his supporters.
Wowo, with no fewer than 5,000 of his supporters, was received by the All Progressives Congress (APC) FCT’s chairman, Abudulmalik Usman.
Thousands of APC’s supporters witnessed the formal declaration in Kuje.
Wowo told reporters that he decided to return home to the APC to contribute his quota to the present administration.
According to him: “I am going back home, which is the APC to make my impact felt.”
Wowo, who is a grassroots politician, called on his numerous supporters to vote for the All Progressives Congress in the forthcoming FCT area council elections.
He assured that the present administration will lead the country and FCT to the Promised Land.
Usman described the movement as a vote of confidence in the leadership of APC, assuring that the party will capture the six area councils in the elections next year.
He described the event as a major landmark, tasking the defectors to be resolute in canvassing for votes.
He assured all council aspirants of equal opportunity, stressing that the party will be fair and just to them.