Ali Modu Sheriff, the former national chairman of the People’s Democratic Party(PDP), Senator Buruji Kashamu and their followers have suddenly and secretly left the Mega party of Nigeria, PDP.
The defection took place at the Mega party Oyo state secretariat in Ibadan.
National Chairman of the party, Hon. Hamisu Santuraki said the party which was registered in August 2010 by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) would also change its logo and move to its new national secretariat in Abuja, Aso Rock.
Hon. Hamisu Santuraki, also said, that:
We are on top gear for the Anambra governorship election coming up in November 18.
We are also working for the 2019 general election and part of our strategies was changing the party name to Mega Party of Nigeria (MPN) from the Mega Progressive Peoples Party (MPPP). We are also changing the logo.
However, this was the wish of party members, to rebrand the party for greater achievements.
The NEC would also discuss the state of the nation and come up with its position formally