The Deputy National Chairman (South) of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has stated that all members of the party in Oyo state contributed to its set back in the 2019 elections.
Senator Ajimobi stated this Tuesday while setting up a 16 -man reconciliation team to reconcile and bring back aggrieved members of the party in Oyo state to be headed by a former governor of the state, Otunba Adebayo Alao-Akala as chairman.
Senator Ajimobi said it was glaring that everyone contributed to the successes of APC in Oyo state in the 2011 and 2015 elections, and should therefore accept that they also contributed to the 2019 setback.
‘’I acknowledged that we all contributed to the success of the party in the past, particularly in 2011 and 2015 elections respectively. Conversely, if we have setback in 2019, I believe it is honourable to accept that we all contributed directly or indirectly accordingly,’’ he said.
Other members of the reconciliation committee are Prince Gbade Lana as Secretary , Alhaji Kamar Ajisafe, (Less City), Pa Akin Ojebode, (Oyo) Alhaji Laide Abass,(Ibarapa Zone)Pa Adeleke, Oke Ogun I, Prof Dibu Ojerinde, (Oke Ogun II) Senator Teslim Folarin, (Representing Oyo State Caucus in the Senate), Hon Segun Odebunmi (Bunvic),(Representing the House of Representatives Caucus), Honourable Niran Alarape, (Oyo state House of Assembly), Honourable Mojeed Olaoya, (State party Secretary), Mr Isiaka Areokuta (Youth Leader), Mrs Mabel Williams, (Women Leader), Chief S.M. Akindele (Oyo Central), Adefisoye Adekanye (Oyo South), Rasaq Arikewuyo (Oyo North).