Former Governor of Cross River State and Presidential aspirant, Donald Duke, has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for Social Democratic Party (SDP).
Donald Duke who is expected to run on the party’s platform, declared his decision at the national secretariat of the SDP on Tuesday afternoon where he was received by the national secretary, Shehu Gabam, the publicity secretary, Alfa Mohammed, amongst others.
Donald Duke who is remembered by many Nigerians for massive projects like the Tinapa resort and the Obudu cattle ranch, both of which have been mired in controversy since his exit, left his party of about 20 years because according to him, it had derailed and lost its values and was not the same party he joined back then.
The former Governor had only few days ago, clarified the homosexuality comment credited to him while on a recent interview with Falz and Laila on the viral show ‘On The Couch’.
Donald Duke who disclosed how he intends to lead the country on the show, disclosed that he won’t criminalize gay people.