This move was suspected immediately after the PDP primary held on July 22 which gave victory to Eyitayo Jegede, After weeks, rumour that Agboola would defect from the PDP after losing the governorship primary started. the Ondo state Deputy Governor, Agboola Ajayi has finally resigned from the party .
This is contained in a press statement made available to omoakin.com.ng today.
As Member Of The People’s Democratic PartyOndo State Deputy Governor, His Excellency Agboola Ajayi has resigned his membership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).
The Deputy Governor appreciates the National Leadership and members of the party for their warm reception and acceptance in the short period he rejoined the party.
This decision is as a result of the call on the Deputy Governor by majority of the good people of Ondo State to give hope to the hopeless, provide credible and purposeful leadership in our dear State.
The chairman of the PDP in Apoi Ward ii of Ese-Odo Local Government Area, Festus Oboro acknowledged the receipt of the resignation letter on 9th of August, 2020.
Recall that the Deputy Governor rejoined the PDP on June 21st, 2020, at his home town, Kiribo and contested as the governorship candidate of the party in the party’s primary election held on 22nd of July, 2020.
He wishes to reassure his teaming supporters to remain focused and committed as he will be announcing his next line of action shortly.
God bless Ondo State.
Comrade Allen Sowore,
Media Adviser to the Deputy
9th August, 2020.