Wife of a former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Dr. Maryam Ali, has joined the All Progressives Congress.
Mrs. Ali made the declaration, Thursday the during a brief ceremony at the APC National Secretariat in Abuja.
Speaking on her decision to defect to the ruling party, Mrs. Ali said the decision was borne out of the need to continue to serve her people.
Earlier, a former Minister of State for Interior, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro has reportedly set a date to formerly decamp to the ruling party.
Obanikoro left the progressive fold in 2006 to contest as Lagos State Governor under the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP-a decision that pitched against his political leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.
The former Minister recently made up with Tinubu, who many believed to have been made possible by the Oba of Lagos, Riliwanu Akinolu.
Obanikoro will formally declare for APC on Saturday at the Campus Square in Lagos.