What is trending now is how politicians are defecting from one party to another probably due to political gains. This is one of the things that affect democracy.
In a news published by The Cable on 20th July, 2021, it wrote about how Ben Ayade, the Governor of Cross River state rewarded two members of the house of representatives with Toyota Prado Sports Utility Vehicles(SUVs) because they decided to join the All Progressive Party. This were all presented by his aide.
The beneficiaries are Idagbo Ochiglegor and Micheal Etaba who defected the People’s Democratic Party(PDP) for APC in June this year. Ayade as well crossed to APC to join President Muhammadu Buhari to build a greater nation, which he acclaimed by himself
Popular human rights activist, Aisha Yesufu in reaction to this asked that is this not a crime.
People are now concerned about their interest and not how they will move the country forward
what do you think about this?