Yakubu Dogara, the former speaker of the House of Representatives, has decamped from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC). This was revealed on Friday, July 24, by the acting chairman of the party, Mai Mala Buni. The news came after Dogara alongside Buni met with Muhammadu Buhari at the Aso Rock Villa, Abuja. Bashir Ahmad, the special assistant to the president on new media, tweeted the news on his verified Twitter handle.
This shocking development has been confirmed by the APC Nigeria Support, a group under the ruling party on its official Twitter page on Friday. Speaking with journalists after the said meeting with President Buhari, Buni said that Dogara is now a member of the APC. Meanwhile, it was reported that Dogara had warned that it had never ended well for anyone who betrayed Nigeria.