Abeokuta - Following the controversy that greeted the Peoples Democratic Party governorship primaries in Ogun State, former House of Representatives Speaker, Dimeji Bankole is set to dump the party for the Social Democratic Party(SDP), reports New Telegraph.
The SDP has offered the former Speaker its governorship ticket to contest the February 28 gubernatorial election in the state.
Bankole, while addressing his teeming supporters and loyalists in Abeokuta, said he rejected the PDP offer of a senatorial ticket.Also read: Bankole urges PDP to reject Isiaka
The leadership of the PDP in the state has picked a former Group Managing Director of Gateway Holdings Limited, Gboyega Isiaka, as its candidate for the election.
Read more at New Telegraph.
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