From Joseph Amedu, Lokoja
The immediate past Secretary of Omala LGA and Chairman of Former Secretary’s Forum in the last administration in Kogi state, Hon. Julius Atabor, has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party for the ruling APC.
The former secretary who also is Ex-Governor Ibrahim Idris kinsman under the PDP administration was received into the APC by the Administrator of Omala LGA, Hon. Ibrahim Aboh on Monday at the NUJ Press Center in Lokoja, the state capital.
Hon. Atabor while speaking at the ceremony said having x-rayed the political happenings in the state, vis a vis the performances of Gov. Yahaya Bello in the last three and half years, affirmed that he is convinced that the best decision is to join the APC.
Hon. Atabor commended the Administrator of Omala LGA, assured that he would be in the vanguard to propagate the good works of the APC led administration in the state.
In his remarks, the Administrator of Omala, Hon. Ibrahim Aboh said no stone will be left unturned, until those in darkness see the good works of the APC led administration.
Hon. Aboh described Gov. Yahaya Bello as the best thing to have happened to the state, commended him for his detribalized way of politics, and for his efforts in infrastructure development.
The Administrator said with the coming on board of Hon. Atabor to the APC fold, and others expected in the coming days, the November governorship election in Omala LGA and in the state would be a walk over.