Former governor, Adebayo Alao-Akala has confirmed that the leaders of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), who stormed Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, on Monday, April 23, 2018, came to woo him to join the party.
Alao-Akala, while confirming the visit to Nigerian Tribune said nothing is impossible in politics.
“Yes, they came to woo me to join SDP. In politics nothing is impossible. They came to try and I repeat, nothing is impossible in politics.
“I told them I would sit with my supporters from across the state and get across to them after our meeting. If you look at the calibre of the people that came, you will know that real politicking has started now,” he said.
Recall that leaders of the leaders of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) visited Ibadan on Monday, as part of efforts to populate its fold with prominent politicians.
The SDP delegation was led by its national chairman, Chief Olu Falae, also included a former Minister of Education, Professor Tunde Adeniran; Nigeria’s former Ambassador to the Philippines, Yemi Farounbi; another former Minister of Power and Steel, Dr Olu Agunloye; Honourable Taiwo Akeju; Chief Kola Balogun; Mrs Oyeronke Akinlolu; and others.
According to Tribune Online, the party hierarchy is expected to make a similar visit for the former governor Rashidi Ladoja.