Former Kano Governor, Ibrahim Shekarau Dumps PDP.
By Lawrence Audu
Former Kano state governor Malam Ibrahim Shekarau has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party PDP.
The ex-minister of Education said the decision became imperative over lack of internal democracy in the party and what he described as injustice by the party headquarters to Kano PDP members and elders.
Confirming the development, Media Aide to the former governor, Sule Yau Sule while said Ibrahim Shekarau left the PDP due to the insistence of the national headquarters of the party to dissolve the state executives without recourse to due process and despite a court restraining order.
He explained that Shekarau is already consulting with is supporters on the next line of action and the party to move to.
“My boss has met Governor Abdullahi Ganduje in Abuja and they have discussed “, said Sule Yau Sule.
TheNigerian reliably gathered that the former minister is moving to the APC as discussion has almost being concluded.
The PDP on Monday had appointed a caretaker committee for Kano state after dissolving the party structure last Friday.
Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, a former governor of the state who recently dumped the APC for PDP was said to have caused the crisis in the state PDP with his insistence to have 51% of the party as he was promised by the party headquarters which the state chapter disallowed.
However Malam Ibrahim Shekarau who broke the jinx of becoming a two time governor of the state consecutively commands high level of followers in the state.