By; BAYO AKAMO. Ibadan
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Oyo State, Engineer Seyi Makinde on Thursday asked leaders and stakeholders of the party in the state to work harmoniously to ensure victory in 2019.
The PDP governorship aspirant made the plea while speaking at the expanded stakeholders meeting of the party held at the Oyo PDP State Secretariat in Ibadan attended by the state Exco and all local government chairmen.
He disclosed that at present, PDP as a formidable political party in Oyo State ” is expecting more defectors in couple of days as the party remains the only hope of the masses in 2019.”
Engineer Makinde however advised PDP leaders in and across Oyo state to show more commitment and give direction to the party members at the grassroot level on ways to victory. He later donated 18-seater bus to aid party activities in the state.
Speaking at the stakeholders/ leaders meeting, Oyostate PDP Chairman, Alhaji Kunmi Mustapha, Dr Saka Balogun, Elder Wole Oyelese, Chief Jacob Adetoro, and Chief Bisi Ilaka stressed the need for the party to remain steadfast work as a united party with a clear mission to win the state in 2019 general election
Oyo State Secretary of the party, Honourable Wasiu Adeleke in his response on behalf of the party, thanked Engineer Seyi Makinde for his laudable donation and enjoined others to emulate the kind gesture.
Other PDP leaders at the meeting included Senator Ayo Adeseun, Senator Hosea Agboola, Hon Busari Olayemi, Rt Hon Mulika Adeola, Rt Hon Muraina Ajibola and Chief Sunday Ogunlade among others..