The ruling party in the Nigerian Senate has been toppled. The new majority party is the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).
As at Tuesday’s morning following the sitting by the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, whose convoy was earlier this morning impeded by the Police and other security agencies, 15 senators, including Senator Murtala Nyako have defected from the hitherto ruling party, the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
The following Senators have defected.
Sen. Shitu Ubali
Sen. Isa Misau
Sen. Abdul-Azeez Murtala Nyako
More details soon.
Senate adjourns till September 25, 2018.
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