27,000 Nasarawa APC, PDP Members Defect To LP

No fewer than 27,000 registered members of the All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party in Nasarawa State have declared their support for the Labour Party ahead of the 2023 general election.

The Labour Party stated that preparations were underway to welcome the defectors into its fold in the first week of September 2022.

Alexander Emmanuel, the state chairman of the party, made the revelation on Saturday while inaugurating a new LP office donated to the party by youth and women groups in Agyaragu community, Obi Local Government Area of the state.

He stated that the 27,000 APC and PDP defectors were in addition to the party’s one million supporters drawn from 56 support groups spread across the state’s 13 LGAs.