The Accord Occasion in Oyo State has adopted the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adebayo Adelabu, as its candidate.
An announcement issued on Friday in Ibadan by the state Chairman and Nationwide Secretary of the get together, Chief Muda Ogunsola and Dr Adebukola Ajaja respectively, mentioned the choice to undertake the APC governorship candidate was taken by the state govt and get together chairmen within the 33 native authorities areas of the state.
The assertion reads partly: ”The adoption, which was endorsed by the nationwide headquarters of our nice get together, was on account of realisation that Accord won’t have the ability to obtain its quest to present Oyo State good governance.
”Therefore the necessity to have a workable alliance with Adebayo Adelabu, the APC candidate within the Saturday election.
”The management of Accord after evaluating the 2 main contenders – Seyi Makinde (PDP) and Adebayo Adelabu (APC)–determined to select APC candidate as essentially the most clever and credible candidate able to taking Oyo State to peak of growth within the subsequent 4 years.”
It mentioned that Accord get together, nevertheless, remained a registered political get together in Oyo State which wanted to type an alliance with a formidable political get together.
”We thereby direct our members and supporters throughout the state to forged their votes for Adelabu throughout Saturday’s gubernatorial election,’’ the assertion mentioned.
Stories have it that efforts to get the response of Mr Saheed Ajadi, the Accord Occasion governorship candidate in Oyo State, to the event proved abortive as calls put to his cellphone didn’t undergo.