Seyi Makinde Wike Aminu Tambuwal in Southwest State to Woo Former Governor Mimiko
At least four PDP governors are holding a closed-door meeting with former governor Mimiko in Ondo state Reports indicate that their mission was to woo Mimiko back to the PDP ahead of the 2023 general elections Meanwhile, Adamawa governor, Ahmadu Fintiri, had earlier said Mimiko would join the PDP.
According to The Nation, the PDP governors Seyi Makinde (Oyo state), Nyesom Wike Rivers (state), Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia state), and Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto.
Labaranyau.com gathers that a large number of members of the Zenith Labour Party(ZLP), Mimiko’s current party, are at his residency in Ondo town to welcome the PDP governors
They are meeting behind closed doors with Mimiko at the time of filing this report.
Other politicians present at the meeting include the immediate past deputy governor of Ondo State, Agboola Ajayi; former member of House of Reps, Joseph Akinlaja, Speaker, Ondo State House of Assembly, Jumoke Akindele; former governorship aspirant Banji Okunomo, former Chief Judge of Ondo state, Olasehinde Kumuyi; Chief of Staff to Mimiko, Kola Kola Ademujimi, and others.
Mimiko was a member of the Alliance for Democracy (AD) but later defected to the PDP and was made a minister under former President Olusegun Obasanjo.