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Yekini Nabena, Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the APC stated this in a statement on Thursday in Abuja.
He said for a party unable to run its secretariat, pay staff salaries and its leadership grappling with a crisis of confidence, it would be unfair to expect its progressive-minded members to remain in the PDP which has failed woefully as the supposed ‘main’ opposition party in Nigeria.

Misau, who represented Bauchi Central Senatorial District in the Upper Chamber in the 8th National Assembly, announced his defection back to the APC after at the Abuja Governor’s Lodge of the APC Caretaker Chairman and Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni, where he made the official declaration on Friday.

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, made this known while receiving members of the Korea National Assembly, led by its Deputy Speaker, Lee Ju-Young, accompanied by the Korean Ambassador to Nigeria, Lee In-tae, at the National Assembly on Friday.

The president had submitted the 2019 budget of N8.83trillion to the Senate but was increased by about N10billion by the Upper House, bringing the amount to N8.92trillion.

The Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has expressed shock over the demise of former Minister of Police Affairs, Dr Ibrahim Lame, who died in Abuja on Sunday.