Ben Ayade Defected to APC, Embarrasses PDP -Darius Ishaku
According to the Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, on Friday 21 May, 2021. He described the defection of Governor Ben Ayade to the APC which is the rulling party as an “embarassment” to the main opposition party – PDP.
According to him, while speaking to State House Corresponts after he met the Chief of Staff to the President, Professor Ibrahim Gambari at Presidential Villa, Abuja.
“I wouldn’t know precisely the gorvernor’s thinking, because all of us are different, but we are greatly shocked and embarrassed that he will suddenly dump the PDP for APC,” Ishaku said.
Governor Ishaku continued by dismissing insinuations that the party’s reconciliation committee had failed in its assignment, and that it is not related to the defectionof Ayade, that Governor Ayade’s decision is purely his personal issues.