The newly inaugurated member of the Benue State House of Assembly on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Mr Joseph Boko, has decamped to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Boko decamped to the PDP on Tuesday, just a few hours after his inauguration ceremony, presided over by the Clerk, Benue State House of Assembly, Mr Terese Agena. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Benue assembly currently has no APC member, as all eight members that refused to decamp to the PDP with Gov. Boko (APC Kwande West) was inaugurated as the new member of the 8th Benue State Assembly. Speaking to newsmen after the inauguration, Boko immediately announced his defection from APC to the PDP.
Source: The Guardian February 12, 2019 15:00 UTC