2023: PDP Leaders elect Tunde Obaude as National Delegate for Akoko North East
PDP Leaders in Akoko North East local government area of ondo state have selected and endorsed Architect Tunde Obaude as the only National delegate from the local government ahead of the Party’s Congress and National Convention.
In a statement signed by Fatai Ayeni,
Secretary, PDP Akoko North East leaders Forum and available to Roving Reporters on Wednesday, the party leaders however said ‘Mr. Bode Obanla was never selected for the position at all’.
The statement reads: “We, the leaders of Akoko North East Local Government hereby appreciate the party and party leaders at the state level and National level for the peaceful resolution of allowing us to select our National Delegate for the forthcoming National Congress.
“We appreciate all our party members who peacefully came out enmass to endorse the only selected candidate for this position despite the rain on the 10th day of May, 2022 and wish to discountenance the rumour that we selected two candidates for the positon of National Delegate.
“Architect Tunde Obaude was the selected and affirmed candidate. Mr. Bode Obanla was never selected for the position at all.
“He however, seleted himself but did not show up at all during the affirmation exercise at the party secretariat at Ikare.
“We also urged the state secretariat to discountenance the fake result submitted by the said Bode Obanla as it is null and void since such exercise was not carried out in our secretariat.
“We sincerely pray that at a time like this when it is our prayer to win all elections at all levels, may we not be distracted by frivolities.
“We, the leader of Akoko North East wish the party successful congress and victory over all elections ahead of us.”