Nigeria's Vice President, Yemi Osibanjo will this Friday receive a "large" number of decampees from the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party as well as other political parties in Plateau State.

Chairman of the All Progressives Party in the State, Hon. Letep Dabang on Monday announced that the defectors will be received at the Rwang Pam township stadium in Jos.

The VP is to be accompanied by the national Chairman of the APC, Mr. Adams Oshiomole, Mr. Dabang told journalists in Jos.

Among the defectors he said is Mr. Ayuba Gufwan, a recent PDP Chairmanship candidate in the state.