Some key followers of Sen Ishaku Abbo of Adamawa North District have declared a shifting of loyalty to Governor Ahmadu Fintiri.
Though, Abbo is in the identical Peoples Democratic Get together ((PDP) with the state governor, Abbo has been a critic of each the social gathering and the governor, waging an endless battle in opposition to each.
In an motion indicating disaffection in opposition to him by some inside his personal assist base on Friday, nevertheless, many amongst his supporters visited Governor Fintiri, pledging their loyalty to him.
Members of the delegation to the Authorities Home in Yola, led by Abbo Help Group’s former Coordinator, Peter Ishaya Kwache, advised Fintiri that he now had their “full shift of loyalty”.
Mr. Kwache stated they had been members of the PDP, who labored to make sure the success of all candidates of the social gathering within the 2019 basic election, significantly Abbo, however that they’d for some time been at a loss about Abbo’s relentless criticism of the social gathering and the federal government led by Fintiri.
He stated Abbo by no means defined his rift with the governor and now the governor’s “improvement bandwagon” has attracted them.
Responding, Governor Fintiri stated battle is frequent in politics however time and purposeful management heal all wounds.
This is able to be the second time in eight days that supporters of Fintiri’s distinguished critics could be visiting Fintiri and pledging loyalty to him.
Final week, September 17, some distinguished executives of a faction of the PDP named Reformed PDP (R-PDP) went to Fintiri to resign the faction and declare a return to the PDP.