On Wednesday, Mr.Jimi Agbaje, the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic party for Lagos State said the reports suggesting that he left the party after March 9 election was false.
On Wednesday, there were some speculations that Jimi might have left PDP and had made his next political move unknown.
Modupe Ogunbayo, Jimi’s spokesperson said he was still a card-carrying member of PDP. A statement made available to journalists, read “In the past 24 hours, Mr Olujimi Kolawole Agbaje, the gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the recently – concluded 2019 election in Lagos State, has received uncountable calls and messages from numerous friends, teeming political associates within PDP and countless members of his supporters, that he has resigned from the PDP .
“Mr Olujimi Kolawole Agbaje is still a card -carrying member of the PDP. He remains committed to the broad- based party, which he remains absolutely certain, has the best antidote to the yearnings and aspirations of Nigerians.
“The falsehood is another chunk from the ongoing propaganda and disinformation machinery of his foes. Mr Olujimi Kolawole Agbaje urges all to treat the rumour with the disdain it wisely deserves.”
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