Breaking: 9 APC state exco members defect with 6,208 others in Osun
Nine out of sixteen state working committee members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has on Monday, August 6, resigned their membership of the ruling party. Azeez Adesiji, the deputy chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress in Osun state, led the state executives to join the Action Democratic Party (ADP) in the state with 6,208 members. Independent Newspaper reports that the party officials in the letter of resignation jointly signed and addressed to the chairman of the party, Gboyega Famodun, said that they took the decision after due consultations with their mentors, close political associates and public and lovers of the party. “I, Alhaji Azeez Issa Adesiji and other state exco members wish to make it known to you all about our defection into this new credible alternative party because of impunity and undemocratic practices witnessed in our former party, the All Progressives Congress. Osun state which is unbecoming of an acclaimed progressive party.