The Speaker of Nigeria’s House of Assembly, Aminu Tambuwal, has formally defected from the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, to the All Progressive Party, APC. The speaker made the announcement at exactly 12.24pm today October 28th during the plenary session of the House. In a brief speech, the speaker said his defection came to be out from the yearning of his people in Sokoto state. You will find speculations that he’s likely to contest for governor of Sokoto State. The House has adjourned seating till December 3rd.