As the tussle for the next governor of Ondo state continues, the Peoples Democratic Party has promised to welcome with both arms the embattled Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Honurable Ajayi Agboola into its folds.
The Ondo chapter of the PDP in a statement by its Publicity Secretary, Mr. Zadok Akintoye, assured him of a possibility of gaining the support of all party members in the upcoming election if he agrees to come to the party.
Mr. Akintoye however revealed that there was no automatic ticket for him as the party is ready to ensure level playing field to all aspirants or intending aspirants within the state.
He said no aspirant would be shut out of the process for picking a candidate saying the party has concluded plans to guaranty free, fair, transparent and all-inclusive primaries as is the established custom of our party.
According to the statement, “Please note that the PDP remains absolutely committed to the principles and ethos of democracy and all intending members are expected to fully register at their ward and also participate in all party activities.
“The party acknowledges the right of His Excellency Mr. Agboola Ajayi and of all members of the public wishing to join our fold and would accord all intending members and aspirants a warm reception as we work together to liberate our dear state from the maladministration of the APC government
“We once again assure all aspirants and members of the party that the information as contained in the report is not true neither does it reflect the position of the state and national office.”