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Mimiko formally defects to PDP

03 October 2014, 10:08

Abuja - Governor Olusegun Mimiko of Ondo State has formally defected from the Labour Party (LP) to the People Democratic Party (PDP), reports Vanguard.

The Governor announced his decision after a meeting between the reconciliation committee of the PDP, chaired by Senate President David Mark, and members of the party from the South West zone held at the Presidential Villa on Thursday.

Also read: Mimiko denies leaving Labour Party

All the members of the Ondo State House of Assembly, his cabinet members and two National Assembly's members, as well as his supporters, defected with him

The governor said he decided to defect to PDP after wide consultations with all stakeholders, in the interest of the nation and its democratic tenets .

Read more at Vanguard.

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