Some members of the Peoples Democratic Social gathering (PDP) have kicked towards the deliberate defection of former Governor Olusegun Mimiko from Zenith Labour Social gathering (ZLP) to the get together inflicting rumblings throughout the get together in Ondo State.
Mimiko, fast previous Deputy Governor, Agboola Ajayi and former Commissioner for Works and working mate of ZLP in 2020 governorship election, Eng. Gboye Adegbenro have perfected plans to dump ZLP for the PDP.
However the coordinator of the PDP Assist Group within the state, led by Hon. Bode Obanla, stated he would problem the defection of Mimiko to PDP and in regulation courtroom if he finally joins the get together.
Obanla in his response stated: “In 2017, I led the members of PDP Assist Group (PSG) to the then state chairman and Iroko political ally, Chief Clement Faboyede. You’d recall that I handed a message that this man should come and account for some issues earlier than residing for ZLP.
“How time flies. He’s now making ready to return to the PDP. I’m blissful there are provisions in our structure that offers me the chance to take him to courtroom this time. I’ve already instructed my lawyer to get ready. The regulation is there to verify our actions within the get together. Nobody is above the regulation.
“Nevertheless, I’m not in any method stopping anyone from becoming a member of our nice get together the PDP as there’s free entry and exit of any political get together. We want folks in our get together. However I have to strategy the courtroom to guard my very own curiosity as a celebration member.”
In his response, the Publicity Secretary of PDP, Mr Kennedy Peretei stated Mimiko, Ajayi and others are welcome to the PDP. He described the defection as a welcome growth.