Alhaji Buhari Dankwambo, the younger brother to incumbent Governor Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo, will defect from the People’s Democratic Party, PDP to APC before the end of the week.
Buhari Dankwambo told Radio Nigeria in Gombe that arrangements have been concluded for his defection to APC before Sunday.
He is among several bigwig in the start that are defecting to the ruling party.
Another is a prominent politician and a stakeholder in GOmbe, Alhaji Auwal Abdullahi Gafakan Akko who also defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC).
In an interview with newsmen in Gombe on Wednesday, former PDP secretary, Pindiga ward, Alhaji Adamu Mamman Pindiga who also dumped PDP said a big reception is being organised to welcome the stalwarts to the APC.
He said the defection of Auwal Abdullahi would paralyzed the activities of the opposition in the state.