From Bisi Olaniyi, Benin
The Peoples Democratic Social gathering (PDP) is basking within the euphoria of “mass defection” from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to its fold, forward of the Edo governorship election.
In a press release on Monday by the spokesman for the PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan, the get together stated the alleged mass defection marked the end-of-the-road for the APC and its candidate, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu.
The get together stated it acknowledged the solidarity of 1000’s of members of different events, who had adopted and expressed assist for its candidate, Governor Godwin Obaseki, as their most well-liked alternative for the election.
“Our get together has been receiving every day reviews of large surge for PDP membership playing cards in our state, native authorities and ward places of work, following the hovering recognition of Governor Obaseki and the PDP throughout the state.
“That is along with the expressed assist of volunteer teams, in addition to skilled our bodies, group associations, commerce unions, youth teams and different essential gamers throughout the voting inhabitants.
“The PDP notes that with the gale of defection and mass circulation of assist from the folks of Edo State, the APC candidate will quickly look again and discover himself standing alone.
“Following the surge, the PDP has directed our ward places of work throughout the state to develop their registration capability to make sure ample lodging for all Edo folks of their irrevocable quest to understand their aspiration on the platform of the PDP.”