By Suleiman Adamu, Sokoto
The gale of defection has continued and fast changing the political landscape in Sokoto state ahead of the 2023 general elections.
However, in series , the opposition All Progressives Congress(APC) is squaring up with the latest defection of Col. Garba Moyi(rtd), Commissioner for Careers and Security Matters in the Tambuwal government to the APC fold.
The defection of Moyi after announcing his resignation from PDP , is coming shortly after the party received Hon. Kalanjeni and his Councilors who also dumped the party to join the Senator Wamakko led Sokoto APC.
Reeling out reason for dumping PDP , Moyi linked his former party to lacking in trust, focus and derailment from giving Sokoto people efficient and good governance for development.
According to him” I have noted with joy the legacies and anticedents of the the quality leadership of Senator Wamakko thus endeared me not to jettison his unequalled track records.
” It is a thing of pride to have someone like Sarkin Yamman Sokoto and should be supported by people like me to successfully undertake the affairs of Sokoto APC to victory .
” He is truly the kind of politician who’s sense of fraternity as well vision and mission remain impeccable and cannot be separated from the party’s ideology of building hope, progress and prosperity for citizens by in Sokoto state country.”
The party Leader in the state, Senator Wamakko who received Moyi at his residence, urged him like others , to work hard for the party’s victory in the Eastern Senatorial District and the state at large in the 2023 elections.
The deputy guber candidate of the party, Idris Muhammad Gobir , APC Senatorial candidate from the District, Ibrahim Lamido Isa and his HoRs counterpart, Abdulkadir Jelani Danbuga as well Sabon Birni local government area party Chairman, Alh. Yawale Sarkin Baki were among the stalwarts that braced to receive to the decampee, a statement by Bashir Abubakar, Special Assistant on New Media to Senator Wamakko said Sunday night.