Alao-Akala Heads Oyo APC Reconciliation Committee
The All Progressives Congress, APC, Oyo State has inaugurated peace and reconciliation committee to ensure genuine reconciliation among aggrieved loyalists of the party.
The State Chairman of the party, Chief Akin Oke presided over the event which was held at the party secretariat, Oke Ado, Ibadan.
At the event, Chief Oke spoke on the framework that should guide the committee.
He said the committee which is to be headed by former governor of the state, Otunba Adebayo Alao- Akala should consult with all aggrieved members of the party which included all APC candidates at the governorship, National, State House of Assembly and Local governments’ level, in order to achieve genuine reconciliation.
The committee was further charged with identifying contentious issues in the party and come up with suggestions and recommendations, propose mechanism for resolving internal crises and other relevant issues that would help in genuine reconciliation effort.
Speaking on behalf of the Committee, Otunba Alao-Akala said the committee would be committed and give their best in the assignment considering its importance.
The committee members are Otunba Alao- Akala, Prince Gbade Lana, Secretary, Alhaji Kamar Ajisafe, Pa Akin Ojebode representing Oyo Zone, Alhaji Laide Abass, Professor Dibu Ojerinde, Pa Adeleke, Senator Teslim Folarin and Segun Odebunmi among others.
The immediate past Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi had earlier set up the reconciliation committee in March but the body could not be inaugurated due to the prevailing situation in the country.