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The party said the reason it has refrained from joining issues with the PDP, despite its sponsored campaign to portray the APC as an “Islamic” party, is because it knows the dangers that religious politics portends for any nation that brings religion into politics and that no nation which has descended into religious warfare has survived intact

Only three members of the assembly – Bala Musa, representing Yabo; Mustapha Hurumi, representing Bodinga South; and Gatau Mustapha of Isa constituency – remain in the PDP

While the PDP put the blame for the bombing at the doorsteps of the Rivers State Governor, Hon. Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi, the APC said it was a totally misplaced direction in which to look, as it accused chieftains of the PDPincluding the Supervising Minister for Education, Chief Nyesom Wike, of being behind it

The indices of rejection of the ruling party in Lagos are there for people that care to see. For example, if you observe clearly, you will realise that the present government in Lagos House has become unnecessarily arrogant. They are running the state as if it is their personal business venture

Odunsi and the local government authority in Ado- Odo/Ota are clashing over the reconstruction of the collapsed link bridge between Ota and Lagos State

In a statement issued in Lagos on Tuesday by its Interim National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the party said since the arrest of the lawmakers for carrying out their statutory duty of approving a budget cannot be justified by any law, it is clear to all discerning Nigerians that the only motive can be to harass and intimidate the lawmakers of a state that recently escaped from the hell-hole called the Peoples Democratic Party to join the APC

The House members had on Wednesday in a letter to the Speaker, Hon. Aminu Tambuwal, announced their decision to defect to APC
Metuh said in the statement: “As lawmakers, the defectors must be aware of provisions of section 68 (1) (g) of the amended 1999 constitution, which states conditions upon which a member of the Legislature will change platforms