Governor of Cross River State, Benedict Ayade has decamped to the opposition party, the All Progressives Congress(APC), saying Cross River State needs to connect with the centre.
TOS News gathered that some APC governors had a meeting with him earlier on Thursday, discussing his proposed defection from the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).
He is also said to have sought the advice of his principal aides who have all shared different opinions about it.
Topical amongst this was the issue of betrayal by those who may follow him if he defects.
The Governor has had running battles with a faction of the PDP in Cross River State led by National Assembly members and lost out at the ward and chapter congresses of the party.