Eight Congress (APC) in Zamfara State, have recently decamped to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
The names of the Local Government Council chairmen who moved to PDP in Zamfara State are; Alhaji Muhammadu Umar, Birnin Magaji LGA chairman, Alhaji Salisu Isah Dangulbi(Maru LG), Alhaji Nasiru Zarumi Masamar Mudi( Bukkuyum LG) and Alhaji Ahmed Balarabe Anka( Anka LG).
Others are Alhaji Lawali Abdullahi( Kaura Namoda LG), Alhaji Shehu Muhammad Faru (Maradun LG), Alh Abdulaziz Ahmed Nahuche(Bungudu LG), and Aminu Mudi Tsafe of Tsafe LG.
When questioned reason for their decision, they made it known their decision to join the ruling party in Zamfara State, was as a result of Governor Bello Muhammad’s successful rulership and his ability to restore peace the state within a short while.
In response to this move by the Local government Chairmen, Governor Matawalle appreciated their thoughful deciaion to joining the ruling party and said it would make the party stronger. He further assured that the local government chairmen are welcomed to the party and that they will be treated equally along side other PDP members.
Governor Matawalle assured the council chairmen of equal treatment in the party.