*denies plans to defect to PDP
By; BAYO AKAMO, Ibadan
The member representing Oluyole Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon Tolulope Akande-Sadipe on Tuesday said she is still in the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Hon Akande-Sadipe who made this known in a statement in Ibadan, debunked claims that she is set to defect to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), ahead of the 2023 General elections.
The lawmaker in her reaction to a viral Social Media post in which a member of PDP, posted her picture with the text, “Congratulations to Oyo PDP as Hon. Tolu Sadipe, the lawmaker representing Oluyole Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives is soon to land in our party”.
She appreciated the support from her constituency.
“I appreciate the support and concern of my people. Such a claim is very laughable. The mudslinging has started. Cheap media trick. I am sure nobody is falling for this. I am the APC Rep. from Oluyole in the House of Representatives for Oluyole, and as my people wish 2 terms in a row”, she said.
Hon Akande-Sadipe added, ” I am committed to the development of Oluyole. Please tell those looking in from outside, to do better than this, let’s contest on real issues and performance not falsehood.
“ I take this opportunity to thank the people of Oluyole, for choosing me to serve and I reiterate my commitment to continue to serve Oluyole diligently as I have always done. God bless us all.”