PDP leaders in Ibadan vow to take over S’West APC states

PDP leaders in the Southwest states yesterday stormed Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, to re-strategise on how to take over states controlled by the APC in the region.

The two-hour meeting, facilitated by Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, was held at the government house, Agodi, Ibadan.

In attendance were the former governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose; a former deputy governor of Lagos State, Sen. Kofo Bucknor Akerele; PDP deputy chairman, southwest, Dr Eddy Olafeso; a former deputy governor of Osun State and former minister of State for Defence, Erelu Olusola Obada; a former PDP Southwest Vice Chairman, Chief Olabode George, Dr Saka Balogun, Alhaja Bosede Adedibu and a host of other leaders.

Chief Bode George, who spoke to journalists after the meeting, enjoined all members of the party to remain united to form a common front to dislodge the ruling APC in the remaining five Southwest states.


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While responding, the host, Governor Makinde disclosed that he was fully ready to do anything for the success and unity of the party in the southwest.

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