On Thursday, some members of the African Democratic Party in Atiba Local Government Area were welcomed back into the Peoples Democratic Party at L.A primary school Saabo, the venue of the general meeting of the PDP in the local government.
The returness, were until the beginning of the 2019 electioneering process members of the PDP.
In his address, the deputy chairman of the People Democratic Party in the state, Hon. Olukunle James charged members of the party not to see the returnees as new entrants since they were members of the party until they left in 2019. He noted that the returnees should be seen as partners in progress.
One of the party’s stakeholders, Hon. Wale Ogunmola, noted that the decampees were not there to hijack the party machinery from others but to ensure the smooth running of the party.
Another stakeholder, Hon. Akinwande also allayed the fear of those that see the coming of those rejoining the party as a clog in the wheel of their progress, saying that , they had met the governor and tabled what they wanted from the party and that there was no cause for alarm as they were the same party men working for the success of the party.
Meanwhile, a brand new Toyota Camry car was presented to Pa Wahab Olubushe by Governor Seyi Makinde as a replacement for the recipient’s car which was stolen by unknown armed robbers during the governor’s campaign ahead of his election in 2019.
Presenting the car key to Pa Wahab, Hon. Wale Ogunmola thanked the governor for making the request of the old man whose property was stolen, a reality.