Ondo Ex- Speaker, Majority Leader Dumps PDP for APC
Malachi Coker, Ondo former leader of the House of Assembly and member representing Ilaje constituency II, and the majority leader of the House, Hon.Gbenga Araoyinbo ,Akoko North West Constituency 2 have decamped from the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, to the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC.
The duo joined the new party today at the Cocoa Conference Hall , Alagbaka, Akure ,alongside their teeming supporters who thronged the venue to identify with the new faith of their leaders.
Speaking with our correspondent, the two Honourable members of the House said their decision was based on the present lack of direction that holds the PDP at the jugular both at the National and state levels.
According to them, the need to join the ruling party became very important in order to afford them the right political positioning to bring dividends to their respective constituencies.