Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and a chieftain of the All Progressives Party, has dumped the party.

Atiku revealed his resignation from the party in a statement he personally signed and made available to journalists on Friday.

He said that he could not continue with the arbitrariness and unconstitutionality that had engrossed the APC and after due consultation with God, his supporters and families, he decided to resign.

He narrated how he decamped from his former party, the Peoples Democratic Party and how the APC chieftains met with him on the 19th of December, 2013, to appeal to him to join the party.