The Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Agboola Ajayi, has resigned his membership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).
This comes after his official adoption as the flag bearer of the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) on Sunday.
In a statement dated 9th August, 2020 and signed by Comrade Allen Sowore, his Media Adviser, “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.”
It continued “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.”
Ajayi’s letter was acknowledged by the chairman of the PDP in Apoi Ward ii of Ese-Odo Local Government Area, Festus Oboro.
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.”