Popular Fuji musician, Abass Akande Qudus popularly known as Obesere has yesterday defected to the ruling party, the All Progressives Congress(APC) in Lagos.
The defection took place yesterday at the party Secretariat in Ogba, Lagos with no fewer than 700 members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Action Democratic Party (ADP), joining him.
Also joining him were the Consolidation group in PDP, and Mr Adeniyi Abiola, Coordinator, Articulated Agenda, a support group of the PDP presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar.
On the reason for his defection, Obesere said he was glad to be in APC, the party he had always loved.
The Fuji artiste explained his being in PDP was not because he did not like APC but that he was only waiting for the time and opportunity to join the ruling party.
He promised that he and his supporters would contribute their quota towards the victory of the party on March 9.
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Obesere later mounted the band stand, where he treated excited party faithful to some of his popular songs.