The political sphere is still reeling from the shock of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar dumping the All Progressive Congress (APC). See here https://happenings.com.ng/atiku-decamps-apc-citing-draconian-clampdown-democracy-reason/, well Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), just dumped the political party for the All Progressive Congress (APC).
The Former Minister of State for Defence, was officially received by APC starlwarts at a grand reception at Campos Square in Lagos.
This political event had in attendance the movers and shakers of the All Progressive Congress, such as the chairman of APC in Lagos State, Otunba Henry Ajomale.
Also in attendance was Chief Pius Akinyelure (National Vice Chairman South-West), Senator Baru Ashafa, Senator Ganiu Solomon, various Commissioners in Lagos State, members of House of Representatives , members of Lagos State house of Assembly, Chairmen of Local Government, Members of the APC Lagos State Executive, the Immediate Past Executive Chairman, Amuwo Odofin LGA, Comrade Ayodele Adewale, other party faithfuls and the media.
Comrade Adewale while speaking with journalists made it known that the addition Senator Obanikoro the APC, is an asset to the party, as a result of his wealth of political experience.
In his own words, “He strikes as a consummate politician, strategic and political maverick when it comes to grassroots politics but what is most important and imperative is that he has learnt from his mistakes and apologized to Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinunbu, Lagosians and the party.
“I also played a part in his coming back to APC because anytime I see him at public functions, I always appeal and advise him to come back home to apologize to Asiwaju more so that Asiwaju loves him. We are happy to receive him back.”