The Former Vice President Atiku abubakar has reacted to the defection of Senate President Bukola Saraki to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)
It was reported that Saraki on Tuesday announced his defection.
Saraki said “I wish to inform Nigerians that, after extensive consultations, I have decided to take my leave of the All Progressives Congress (APC).”
Speaking on the development, Atiku expressed joy over Saraki’s defection.
According to him ”What the APC did to Senator Saraki is what they have also done to Nigeria as a nation. They have degraded our democracy and our economy.”
He further called on the senate President to join PDP.
“I received the news that the Senate President, Senator @bukolasaraki, has resigned from the All Progressives Congress, with great joy.
“I therefore not only welcome @bukolasaraki’s resignation from the APC, I also urge him to go one step further and join the only party capable of enshrining genuine democracy in Nigeria as well as lasting economic progress.
“I urge Senator Saraki to join our great party, the @OfficialPDPNig. May God bless Nigeria and may God bless the PDP,” Atiku tweeted.