The chairman of the PDP Caretaker Committee in Oyo state, Hon.Tunde Akogun has declared that the Nigerian electorate has lost confidence in the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC).
Hon. Tunde who made this revelation at their committee meeting in Ibadan said that the chances of their party, PDP winning the general elections was very bright as the committee is set to do everything possible to have a viable and acceptable party.
While speaking on the importance of the meeting, Akogun said it will help the elected members of the party to take part in the forthcoming national congress.
He said “It is no more news that the Nigerian electorate has lost confidence in the APC led Federal Government and if we observe the disenchantment caused by recent avoidable controversies in the state, the chances of a united and virile PDP to win subsequent elections in Oyo State is very bright.”
Akogun also declared that the party had fixed its ward congresses for Saturday 21 October, local government congresses for Saturday 28th October, while the state congress has been slated for 4th of November this year.
He added that he will ensure free, fair and transparent atmosphere to members in repositioning the party.
He said, “We will conclude our assignment by supervising the conduct of Congress at the ward on Saturday, 21-10-17 while local government councils come up on Saturday 28-10-17 and the state Saturday 04-11-2017 to enable our elected candidates vote at the national convention coming soon.
Akogun noted the function of the committee was to deliver the state to the PDP fold in 2019.