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Governor Amosun reportedly dumps APC for Accord Party

by Israel Akintunji

Ogun state governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has allegedly dumped the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for Accord Party.

The news was announced on Twitter by a handle (@ogun_state) citing the state-owned Ogun state television as its source.

Recall that Governor Amosun had recently threatened to defect from the APC if the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party fails to uphold the candidacy of his preferred governorship candidate, Abdul-Kabir Adekunle Akinlade.

The governor reportedly issued the threat during a meeting with some party leaders and his loyalists across the 20 local government areas of the state, held at his private residence located inside Ibara GRA, Abeokuta.

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The governor who briefed his loyalists on the outcome of his meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, as well as the national leadership of APC, did not mention the name of any party he considers defecting to.

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