PDP  Regrets Mistakes In Ekit  ,Begs Aggrieved Members 


The National  leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party( PDPl has taken responsibilities for the litany of unresolved crises which forced some aggrieved out and led to the abysmal outing of the party in the last Governorship poll in Ekiti .
Recall that notable figures in the PDP joined forces with the candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in the June 18,Governorship poll,Engineer  Segun Oni,also an aggrieved chieftain  and work against PDP. The party came distant third in the poll
But the  party officially tendered unresolved apology to the former aggrieved members as they made their way back into party in Ekiti .
The Deputy National Chairman(Southwestl  Zone, Alhaji Taofik Oladejo Arapaja while receiving the former  aggrieved PDP back into its fold said “I  apologize to you to let go of the past and join hands together to strengthen our union.
The PDP leader who  spoke at a reunion event held in Ado-Ekiti on Tuesday said “on behalf of all the leaders of PDP I plead that you find a place in your  heart to forgive us “
He urged them ” to let go of the past and work together as one towards securing victory for the party in the 2023 presidential election.
“We need to vote out APC for the sake of the progress of Nigeria because the APC lack the capacity to bring any positive change.

“We can’t achieve anything in a state of disunity,  because we need to be united to move our party forward,  I apologize to you to let go of the past and join hands together to strengthen our union.

“On behalf of all the leaders of PDP I plead that you find a place in your  heart to forgive us he said.

Also speaking  Senator representing Ekiti South Senatorial District,  Biodun Olujimi and the PDP House of Representatives Candidate for the Ekiti South Constituency one Henrich Akomolafe expressed joy over the return .
They said party had learnt from its mistakes and urged the returnees to return to their wards and begin Mobilization for the party.
Senator Biodun Olujimi saluted their courage for returning to the party saying they made the right decision.

She explained that the party members who left in anger could not be blamed because the level of irregularities in PDP at that time was at the height of it.

Olujimi said, We all have our blames because some of us didn’t do well, some of us kept mute when they were supposed to speak and say the truth while some of us were chanting Osana even in the face of impunity.

Also Henrich Akomolafe urged the returnees to begin massive Mobilization for Atiku and Okowa saying PDP remains the solution to Nigeria’s problem.

Akomolafe also urged the people to support his ambition to win the House of Representatives election with a promise to live up to expectation.

The  coordinator,PDP Ekiti Progressives and leader of the returnees, Mr. Wale Ayeni who led the supporters back to the party said they left because they were treated with disdain.
He said “In various activities of the election including the primary election we were treated like strangers as if we were never members of the party.

“The process that led to the primary election in Ekiti State was irregular but the leadership looked away and that was the basis for the break in the party.

“We lost majority of the party big wigs to APC due to lack of sense of belongings and because the party failed to uphold justice, fairness and inclusiveness.”

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