Reacting to the defection of senator Dino Melaye on Wednesday, Senator representing Bayelsa East constituency, Ben Bruce has welcomed him to the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP).
The Bayelsa senator took to his Twitter handle and wrote:
Great to have
@dino_melaye at the @NGRSenate today and hearty welcome to our great party, @OfficialPDPNig. We will treat you good – no trauma or intimidation whatsoever.
See tweet below:
— Ben Murray-Bruce (@benmurraybruce) May 30, 2018
Also reacting was National PDP Publicity secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, see what he said;
As a party, we welcome him and awaits his final porting to the Peoples’ Party.
— Kola Ologbondiyan (@officialKolaO) May 30, 2018
Some reactions from Nigerians
Joining PDP will not stop his criminal case, and if found guilty the law will take its course on him.
— Mazi Ubadire (@maziubadire) May 30, 2018
Why did he leave before…yall playing politics wrong here…this is not how politics should be played…running from one party to another…childish
— DrSwag (@ariwa_michael) May 30, 2018
Why will u not welcome him. The house where all looters are welcome. Gradually we are separating bad ones from our party
— Mr Yarima (@mryarimababa) May 30, 2018