Senator Omisore defects to APC
Former Deputy Governor of Osun state, Senator Iyiola omisore has defected to the ruling All progressive Congress.
Senator Omisore defected alongside thousand of his supporters after he registered as a member of APC at his polling unit, Moore,Ile Ife.
Senator Omisore said he decided to join APC in a bid to support the giant stride of governor Gbeoyega Oyetola in the quest of repositioning the state for economic development.
He promised to bring his age long experience to bear by further strengthen APC in the state for future elections.
Receiving senator Omisore in the fold of progressive, Osun state deputy governor, Mr Benedict Alabi described senator Omisore as political Juggernaut,saying his defection would place APC in position of advantage in the future elections.
Mr Alabi told the defectors that the party would give them equal opportunity without discrimination.
In a remark,The chairman of APC in Osun state,Prince Gboyega Famodun who said the defection of senator Omisore was home coming noted that senator Omisore was a critical stakeholder in the progressive fold.
It would be recalled that senator Iyiola Omisore social democratic party has formed coalition with APC since 2018 in Osun state.