Ahead of 2023 general elections, The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has boasted that it will defeat the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu in Lagos state, the same way it defeated him the July 16th Osun state governorship election.
PDP National Chairman, Senator Iyorchia Ayu stated this Wednesday when he received reports of Lagos – Osun Reconciliatory Committee headed by Eyitayo Jegede (SAN).
Ayu said the committee’s recommendation help the party resolve all issues in its Lagos chapter and unite the party for victory.
The party’s national chairman said “since you were inaugurated to help us handle the issue of reconciliation in Lagos and Osun and lately in Ekiti, you have done a very wonderful job.
He continued “Firstly, regarding initial problems we had in the states you have helped us with interventions and recommendations to overcome some of these difficulties leading to the marvelous victory we have in Osun state.
“This is an achievement worth celebrating. Lagos is again looking very promising. PDP will have a governor in Lagos and several positions, the Senate, House of Assembly and so many other positions, and of course crown it with the massive victory of our presidential candidate.
“We defeated the Lion of Bourdillon in Osun and we want to finish a good job in his residence in Bourdillon. We can see that happening because we saw him shouting God bless PDP”.
Earlier in his remarks, the chairman of the committee also assured that with unity of purpose PDP will sweep Lagos state.
Jegede explained that “we were able to come up with a memorandum of understanding, bring together of the expectations of every person and more importantly the hope and desire of all of them to work together to achieve what we hope will be our victory come February presidential elections and March governorship 2023, and state House of Assembly.”