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Ogun assembly only opposition member dumps PDP for APC

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Thousands of supporters loyal to All Progressives Congress (APC) stormed Obada Motor Park, Ijebu Igbo to welcome Hon. Sylvester Abiodun into ruling APC in Ogun State.

The lawmaker was the only opposition member under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the State House Of Assembly before joining the ruling APC today.

He was received at Oba Motor Park in Ijebu Igbo in attendance was the Secretary to the state government, Mr Tokunbo Talabi, Tunji Egbetokun, the lawmaker representing Yewa North (I) Hon. Adegoke Adeyanju, Hon Adeniran Ademola , among others.

The Lawmaker explained that his constituent were duly consulted about his defection, promising that he will work for the progress of the party ahead 2023 general elections.

While standing a one minute silence for his political leader, late Buruji Kashamu, Sylvester said Kashamu would be glad wherever he is that he join the ruling APC as he was the first guber candidate to visit Prince Dapo Abiodun to Congratulate him for his successful gubernatorial election in 2019.

He therefore enjoined the party faithful to join hands with the ruling party to build Nigeria.

The Assembly now consists of 26 members from the ruling party.

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