2023: Bauchi Governor gets reelection boost as former Deputy Governor, Katagum leads thousands to join PDP from APC
Bauchi State Governor, Sen Bala Mohammed Abdulkadir in a group photograph with former Deputy Governor, Sule Katagum and some of his supporters
By Akanji Alowolodu, Bauchi
The reelection bid of Bauchi State Governor, Sen Bala Mohammed Abdulkadir got a boost as the former Deputy Governor of the State, Architect Abdu Sule Katagum has dumped the APC and joined the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state.
The former Deputy Governor was at the the Government House on Thursday where he briefly met with the State Governor, Sen Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed behind closed doors.
The immediate past Deputy Governor only told anxious Journalists at the Government House that he has resigned his membership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and officially joined the PDP.
He served as the Deputy to the immediate past Governor of the state, Barrister M A Abubakar.
He led other key personalities among thousands of his supporters and followers to meet with Governor Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed at the Government House before going into the meeting behind closed doors.
Some of the people who followed the former Deputy Governor to the Government House expressed their readiness to work with the Governor on his reelection bid because according to them, he deserves reelection to enable him complete the good works he started.