OVER 100 members of the Action Democratic Party – ADP, have defected to the People Democratic Party – PDP, ahead of the September governorship election in Edo State.
Those that defected from the ADP on Tuesday were from Egor, Ovia South West and Ovia North East Local Government Areas of Edo.
The Organizing Secretary of the ADP in Edo, Oshodin Izedomwen, who led the defectors, said that the decision to move was based on the ADP members’ believe believe in the capacity of the PDP.
“In politics, interest matters because it is always the driving force,” Izedomwen said.
The new members were received by the Edo State Chairman of the PDP, Dr. Tony Aziegbemi,
Aziegbemi assured the defectors that they would be integrated into the PDP to contribute to the success of the party in the state.