Gov. Akeredolu Lauds Gbenga Daniel Over Defection
Chairman, Southwest Governor’s forum, Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu says the defection of the former governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel from People’s Democratic Party, to All Progressives Congress, APC, is a welcome development appreciated by the party faithful.
The Chairman, who is also the Governor of Ondo State made the remark at Sagamu, country home of former governor Gbenga Daniel to welcome him to the party.
Governor Akeredolu described the defection of the former governor as home coming noting that the former governor had stayed too long outside his home.
He noted that the ongoing APC membership revalidation and registration has created an opportunity for people to join the ruling party and urged the party members in the state to come together as they have more to gain when there is unity.
Kano State governor, Alhaji abdutlahi Ganduje in a remark described event as historic and extol the virtues of the former governor being an experienced politician.
Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Bello who is the Chairman of the ongoing APC membership revalidation and registration exercise expressed satisfaction over the massive movement of new members into the party
The Ogun State governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun in a remark described Otunba Daniel as a dynamic political figure whose presence in the party will make it stronger in the state.
Otunba Gbenga Daniel while responding commended Governor Dapo Abiodun for his style of governance which he said has helped in transforming the state.
He advised Nigerians to close ranks and speak with one voice in order to surmount the insecurity challenge currently ravaging Ogun state and the entire nation.