Rep members fight over defection fever

Rep members fight over defection fever

A total of 37 House of Representatives members dumped the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) during plenary on Tuesday.
Thirty-three of them defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) while four members from Oyo State joined the Africa Democratic Congress (ADC).

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The APC defectors are mainly from Benue, Sokoto, Kwara and Kano, among others.
There was jubilation by the PDP lawmakers following their defection. Earlier on Tuesday, 15 APC senators defected to PDP.
It is not quite clear if the PDP, by the defection, has assumed majority status in the House.
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