The senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District at the National Assembly, Shehu Sani, has warned a former Bauchi State Governor, Isa Yuguda , to beware of his erstwhile party , the All Progressives Congress , noting that the party is “full of crocodiles and sharks .”
Shehu Sani was elected to the Senate on the platform of APC in 2015 , but he left the party for Peoples Redemption Party after he lost at the primaries in September .
Sani ’s warning to Yuguda came on the heels of the latter ’s defection to the APC from the Green Party of Nigeria .
In an interview published on Saturday in Daily Trust online and tweeted by Sani on his verified Twitter handle @ShehuSani , Yuguda adduced reasons for joining the APC : “The time had come to make the move. It was God ’s time , which is always the best .
“The decision to move was made together with my followers. We decided to leave GPN because it is a small party, even though it has a very good chairman , Dr . Sam Eke .
“GPN only existed in Bauchi State , so we did not see ourselves making any serious impact countrywide .
“We did not want to mortgage our political future in a small party. So , we decided to move to a bigger platform where we can contribute towards producing a good leader for the country .
“Going to APC is also appropriate because its leader , President Muhammadu Buhari has a number of programmes in place that , when implemented , will move the country forward .”
However , Yuguda and Sani have something in common : complaints against their erstwhile respective parties — GPN and APC
Just as Sani left APC sequel to losing to Uba Sani , a Special Adviser to Governor Nasir el – Rufa’i of Kaduna State , Yuguda left the GPN for APC after he contested the Bauchi South senatorial bye – election on GPN ’s platform but lost , saying that at least 120 ,000 of votes cast for him were cancelled .
Sani therefore took to his Twitter handle , warning Yuguda, whom he addressed simply as Bro Y , that: