The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo State has sufferred another blow as the special assistants to Governor Olusegun Mimiko on Political and Mobilization Matters resigned from office to join the All Progressives Congress (APC).
In a statement in Akure, the state capital, the APC Publicity Secretary, Omo’ba Abayomi Adesanya said: “the deputy governorship candidate of our party, Hon. Agboola Ajayi, has received two prominent leaders of the PDP, Hon. Aderonke Oladun, Special Assistant to Governor Mimiko on Political Matters and Mr Ojo Victor, Special Assistant on Mobilization at the Akeredolu Campaign Office as bonafide members of APC family”.
“He assured them of equal opportunities and urged them to work assiduously for the APC in the November 26 election.”
Also, Adesanya has described a governorship aspirants, Dr. Olusegun Abraham, as one of the pillars of the party, who has contributed immensely to the growth and development of the progressive family.
He said: “No member of the party can and should undermine the values and importance of the contributions of Pastor Abraham to the party, which dated back to the defunct Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN).”
Adesanya commended Abraham’s steadfastness, loyalty and support towards the party. He added: “No matter the issue that might arise from the primary, it is still a family affair. He (Abraham) is therefore, appealed to, to work assiduously for the victory of the party, in the November 26 governorship election.”
He urged Abraham to disregard any unsavory comments from any quarters, and cautioned party members from making unguided statement on their leaders. The Nation