Over 4000 APC members defect to PDP in Oyo

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Lagos PDP, APC trade words over Sanwo-Olu's first year in office

***as stakeholders boast of 2023 election victory

By Adeola Badru

Ahead of the 2023 elections in Oyo State, over four thousands members of the rival party, All Progressives Congress (APC), renounced their membership and pitched tent with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Surulere and Ogo Oluwa Local Government Areas of Ogbomoso in Oyo State.

While welcoming the defectors to the party, the Caretaker Chairman of Surulere Local Government, Adegbite Isaiah, said the method of governance of Gov Seyi Makinde was the main reason many people wanted to be part of his administration, as it is the government of the people and who is working hand in hand with the people both in the city and at the grassroots level in the state.

He added that the newly decamped members are top stakeholders who would have an impact in the development of the state and the party.

According to him: “This is a great achievement seeing top stakeholders joining the political party and come 2023, it is…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper