Story By Akinola Emmanuel
The Governorship Aspirant on the platform of the All Progressive Congress party during the 2019 governorship election in Oyo state-Chief Dr Azeez Popoola Adeduntan has appealed to leaders and members of the major opposition party in the state to jettison division of party members into LAMISTS and SENACO.
Chief Dr. Adeduntan stated that the slogan of the party henceforth in NEW “OYO APC “should be “One Party, One Destiny and One STATE & must be reflected in all members conduct of party affairs as only a united party can win elections.
He stated this while speaking at a peace meeting initiated by the Honourable Minister of Sports and Youth Development Sunday Dare in Ibadan during the weekend.
Adeduntan, the immediate past commissioner of health in the state ,said state-wide party leadership should be on collegiate arrangement for now ;since the party is in crisis ,through which a unifying leader will emerge naturally.and eventually.
He advocated for elective offices to be based on credibility and not by IMPOSITION ,cash and carry bases nor by “Jagba or Mugun style ” adding the party’s constituton should be followed.
He praised HM SUNDAY DARE,for his wisdom,humility,sagacity ,& sterling character in convening this meeting as evidenced by the calibers of people that came and responded to his invitation.
Chief Dr. Adeduntan added that if the party can do all these, APC will have a motivated party membership that is ready and capable of winning elections.