Akure—THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Ondo State yesterday said that the two chieftains who defected to the opposition All Progressives Congress, APC, were propelled by personal interest,dictated by their individual ambitions.
It was reacting to the defection of the Former Director- General Technical Aids Corps, Dr Pius Osunyikanmi and Senator Ayo Akinyelure to the APC
The Director General of the party Ayo Fadaka said in a statement in Akure that the two party members have by their actions began a journey to political irrelevance.
Meanwhile, the APC in the state has welcomed the two chieftains of the ruling party to their midst.
It’s Director, Media and publicity, Steve Otaloro, commended their courage to align with the Change agenda.
“They have just began a journey into political irrelevance, and as such are bereft of any capability to injure the spread and influence of our Party in this State.
Fadaka said that; “We take very serious view of the action of these gentlemen and have since come to the conclusion that their action is absolutely propelled by personal goals which is dictated by their individual ambitions which cannot be achieved in the PDP.’’
Meanwhile the APC said that their coming over is a morale booster.