The All Progressives Congress in Ogun State has reproached the Individuals’s Democratic Social gathering’s allegation it had acquired about 10,000 defectors from the apc.
The APC described the declare as grand self-deception, saying that the PDP suffers from grand self-deception.
The PDP had introduced that it had welcomed a few of the APC defectors into its lap final Friday throughout a public program attended by Osun State’s elected governor, Ademola Adeleke.
Adeleke, who was represented by a celebration chief in Osun state, had mentioned that what occurred to APC in Osun state would occur within the upcoming elections in Ogun.
However APC denied the declare in a rejoinder issued Sunday and signed by its publicity secretary, Tunde Oladunjoye.
Oladunjoye mentioned within the assertion that not a single notable member of the get together joined the PDP in the course of the assembly and the open name to some APC members to modify to the PDP, “about seven months earlier than the final election, confirmed that PDP is a sham get together that’s not prepared in any respect.”
The assertion learn: “That the Individuals’s Democratic Social gathering final week held its acclaimed assembly in Abeokuta with out pomp and circumstance is now not information, however the report in some media that greater than 10, APC members who’ve crossed over to the PDP is a touch of nice phantasm and delusion within the PDP as nothing like this has ever occurred.
“Do not forget that earlier than the assembly, the PDP boasted that the get together can be joined by senior members of the ruling get together, APC. On the finish of the day, not a single notable member of APC crossed over to the PDP. We problem the PDP to call one if certainly there was one.
“What we noticed earlier within the pictures and movies of the occasion was the PDP faction governor candidate, Hon. Ladi Adebutu, begging and kneeling down that a few of our members together with our senatorial candidate for Ogun East, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, ought to dump APC and transfer to the fragmented PDP within the state!
“We might not have supplied this clarification if it had been revealed in different lesser recognized media. Our recommendation is that the faction candidate should first win the battle of his life for the gubernatorial ticket, which is presently in a number of state and federal excessive courts, earlier than popping out to defraud himself.
“We won’t get into bother with somebody who owes lower than 10 farm workers a number of again wages, however desires of ruling the state of Ogun; somebody whose household disadvantaged him of the household enterprise he ran due to mismanagement. Somebody who can’t efficiently run a restricted legal responsibility firm however desires of an enlightened state like Ogun State with about seven million folks.
“The PDP and its “10,000” mob of decamp, are like a farmer who has one ridge of yam, however claims to have 100, when he finishes harvesting the actual ones he has, he’ll nonetheless harvest the non-existent 99.”