Saraki Senate President denies leaving APC for PDP

Saraki made the denial via a statement released by his media aide, Bamikole Omishore on Thursday, July 21, 2016.

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Senate President, Bukola Saraki has denied rumours that he has defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

Saraki made the denial via a statement released by his media aide, Bamikole Omishore on Thursday, July 21, 2016.

According to Daily Post, the statement reads in part:

“In his official capacity as Senate President and chairman, National Assembly, he attended the end of session event of the PDP caucus yesterday evening and spent only 30 minutes before leaving the members to continue with the event.

The Senate President would like to assure every Nigerian that he is committed to the APC-led government and appreciates the confidence reposed in him and the APC during the 2015 General Elections.”

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Saraki had earlier said that he is still loyal to the APC.

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