Over Seven hundred members of New Nigeria Peoples Party from Yola South in Adamawa state dumped their party for labor party.
The event which took place at FATFATIS event center in Yola had in attendance members of the party from across the 21 LGA of the state.
The decampees said they were motivated by the leadership qualities attached to the governorship candidate of the party Umar Mustapha, hence the reason for their defection to the labour party.
While receiving the decampees, state chairman of the party welcomed them to their new party assuring them of justice and fearness.
On his part, Governorship candidate of the party in Adamawa State Dr Umar Mustapha who welcomed the decampees to the party equally said this is just the beginning of his journey to take over the mantle of leadership from the incumbent governor.
That was the Governorship candidate of the Labour party in Adamawa state Umar Mustapha while receiving decampees from opposition party to the labour party in the State.