Members of the Oyo Province chapter of the Peoples Democratic Political party (PDP) held parallel congresses across the 5 geo-political zones in the province.
There are 5 geo-political zones in the province – Ibadan, Ibarapa, Ogbomoso, Oke Ogun and Oyo.
DAILY POST recalls that the ward congresses of the political party were held across the province on Saturday.
Our correspondent nevertheless nonetheless gathered that parallel congresses were held across the province by 2 camps of the political party in the province.
The 2 camps include those loyal to Governor Seyi Makinde and some aggrieved members of the political party.
DAILY POST recalls that some aggrieved members of the political party had vowed to work against the Governor.
The aggrieved members alleged that the governor had hijacked the party, with a hope that they will organise their possess congresses.
DAILY POST gathered that patch the Governor’s military camp was organising their possess congresses on Saturday, the aggrieved members were doing same at different locations.
Makinde, patch speaking at the congress held by his military camp in Ibadan, called for unity amongst members of the political party in the province.
He advised the aggrieved members to give room for resolution.
The governor spoke at Ward 11, Ibadan Northward East Local Authorities.
One of the leaders of the aggrieved members, Mulikat Adeola-Akande, a former House of Representatives leader, confirmed that parallel congresses were held across the province on Saturday.
Adeola-Akande spoke at her Isale Ora Ward 6 in Ogbomoso on Saturday.
She said “Parallel across held across the province.
“We are on our side and they are on our side at the same venue. That’s the written report we are getting in all local authorities areas.
“We have told our people to orderly and peaceful. We already concluded and results are ready. The security personnel has signed it too”.
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