Forty-seven youths from Katuzu ward in Bade Local Government Area of Yobe State have dumped the ruling All Progressives Congress, (APC), for the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP).
The youths who are from the same political ward with Nigeria’s Senate President, Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan were said to have cited unequal treatment as well as poor representation as some of the reasons that forced them out of the APC in order to seek for alternative.
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PDP Yobe State Youth Leader, Hon. Wamnai Bulama on behalf of the party received the new entrants who were presented to him by the party’s Chairman in Bade Local Government, Alhaji Gagara Mai- Kanwa.
The PDP Youth Leader, in his remarks commended the youth for taking such a bold step, assuring them of equal treatment and opportunities for them to actively participate in the party’s activities in the state.
The defectors also pledged to mobilize more youths into the party’s fold in no distant time.