Story By Akinola Emmanuel
A federal commissioner at the Revenue Mobilisation And Fiscal Commission, Abuja and Senatorial aspirant during the 2019 General elections Hon Bimbo Kolade has disclosed that he worked for the emergence of his party, the All Progressive Congress (APC) and its senatorial candidate for the Oyo central senatorial district and now current senator, Teslim Folarin because he is a true party man.
Hon Kolade made this disclosure while featuring on Fresh FM Political Circuit on Saturday morning.
The former commissioner said ” am a party man to the core and I believe in the principle of democracy, when I go to elections,I always tell myself, see Bimbo, there is only one seat of a governor of a state and that of a senator of Oyo central district, am interested in this seat, and I will do all within my ability and capability to ensure that I get this.
“Having put all into it, I believe party supremacy, party issues come into it, so why do I say because things happened, I should work against my party, and am happy you followed, and I don’t know you people followed, and I worked For the and that’s why am happy and glad today that in Oyo State APC today, it is only in Oyo zone where I come from that you can say is totally an APC area, all our three house of assemnly we won, the house of rep we won and our senatorial seat we won in all of the election.”
Hon Kolade explained APC in oyo state is one, even though there are aggrieved party members, but we want all of them to come and be back in peace and maintain the peace and not to come back and destroy the already fell wall of Oyo APC.
He called on returning members to join hands in restoring the wall and not to destroy the whole house adding that former Governor Adebayo Alao Akala is qualified to be seen and addressed as the leader of the party.
Hon Kolade also revealed that even though the Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi during a meeting made case for dissolution of all groups in Oyo APC but former Governor Akala advised members at the meeting to continue with bringing in members to further their interest in the party as its all gear towards expanding the the party in the state.