An All Progressive Congress, APC, chieftain, Rauf Aregbesola affiliate, former commissioner of finance in Osun state, Dr. Wale Bolorunduro, has defected the Peoples Democratic Occasion, PDP.
Newsonline studies that Wale, who served as Osun State Commissioner for Finance throughout the first time period of ex-governor Rauf Aregbesola, on Wednesday, stated he joined the Adeleke administration to assist the PDP deliver mild to the state.
Wale Bolorunduro, who stated he labored for the APC, within the 2015 and 2019 elections, lamented that his eight years within the All Progressive Congress had been with none advantages.
Addressing newsmen in Osogbo, Osun State capital, Wale Bolorunduro, stated, “I’ve been in APC for eight years (after I left workplace) with none patronage, advantages or appointment, but I labored for the occasion within the 2015 and 2019 federal elections. I can survive exterior authorities and really nicely too.”
“My data are there in Zenith Financial institution, the place I pioneered completely different financing teams (upstream oil and fuel, Telecom, energy sector, infrastructure group) at completely different instances when God allowed me to beat one entrance after one other. My adrenalin is often fired by new challenges.”
The previous finance commissioner below Rauf Aregbesola stated that his determination to hitch the Peoples Democratic Occasion motion in Osun was after due session with household and political associates.
He stated, “I’ve consulted broadly with my followers, admirers, mates and households, who felt we must always pitch our tent with the PDP, to hitch this occasion and to work with them to shine the sunshine (Imole Osun). We might have accomplished this earlier than the 2022 gubernatorial election, however understanding ‘them’ it was higher ‘to err on the facet of warning, for us to have right now, tomorrow and future.”
Newsonline had reported that the All Progressive Congress, APC, administration of Gboyega Oyetola, on July 16, misplaced the gubernatorial election to the Peoples Democratic Occasion candidate, Senator Ademola Adeleke.