PDP MEMBERS DECAMP TO ACN
It was like a political rally on Thursday 21st of June, 2012 as the Wright street along Adekunle end of third Mainland bridge witnessed the gathering of political stalwarts and leaders in the ruling Action Congress of Nigeria, party faithful and members of the public as PDP members decamped to Action Congress of Nigeria.
The group which was led by a grassroots politician, Kamson Olasunkanmi said the decision to decamp to Action Congress of Nigeria was borne out of the need to associate and ally with the progressive party. Action Congress of Nigeria is the only progressive Party in Nigeria that have people oriented programmes in their agenda. He hailed the leadership qualities of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. He was then presented with the Party flag and the symbolic ACN broom.
Receiving the decamped members of PDP at the occasion were Action Congress of Nigeria national chieftain, Hon wale Oshun, Yaba LCDA chairman Hon AbdulRaheem Olajide Jimoh and his counterpart from Lagos Mainland Local government, Hon Rufus Adekanye, Otunba Tayo Oyemade, Chief Soyode, Mr Kola Balogun, Lagos State ACN Treasurer, Mr Nurudeen Bamidele and other notable party leaders. Hon oshun assured the decamped members of equal opportunities in the party as they would not be discriminated against.
In his own remarks, Hon Jide Jimoh said PDP as a party has failed the nation going by the rate of insecurity, poor economy policy, unemployment and pronounced bribery and corruption that is the order of the day in the country.
The stage is set for the receiving of the decamped members of PDP
Alhaji Quadri, ACN LGA Chairman Cross section of party supprters and
Lagos Mainland. members of the press.
Party supporters and members of the public at the occasion
Motorcycle display by the okada Otunba Tayo Oyemade, Mr Kola Balogun
Riders during the programme and Hon Igbore at the occasion.
Hon Jide Jimoh on arrival at the Hon Jide Jimoh exchanging greetings
venue of the programme. with Party leaders and supporters
Hon AbdulRaheem Olajide Jimoh on his arrival at the venue of the programme
amidst party A C N Party supporters.
Hon Jide Jimoh left & Hon. Bola Hon Jide Jimoh, Hon Bola Lawal
Lawal-Olumegbon right Olumegbon & Hon Igbore.
Hon. Bola Olumegbon, Chief Oludaye Hon Bola Olumegbon amidst Party
(holding the Mic) & Hon Jide Jimoh supporters.
A C N chieftain, Hon Wale Oshun on Hon Igbore, Hon wale Oshun and Chief
his arrival at the venue of the programme Oludaye at the front row
Chief Oludaye, Hon Wale Oshun A C N Hon Jide Jimoh (standing) addressing
party leader and Otunba Oyemade Party supporters at the occasion.
Cross section of Party supporters Hon. Adekanye and Hon Jide Jimoh
The decamped PDP members led by Kamson Olasunkanmi with the symbolic PDP
Umbrella at the occasion.
PDP Party supporter tore the symbolic Party Umbrella to signify their total departure
from the party.
The destroyed symbolic PDP Umbrella. Hon Wale Oshun on the platform with Kamson
Hon Adekanye, Hon Wale Oshun Kamson Olasunkanmi during his official
Kamson Olasunkanmi holding ACN declaration for Action Congress of Nigeria.
Party symbol during the occasion.
Hon Jide Jimoh answering questions Hon Adekanye of LMLG answering
from the reporters. questions from the reporters.