Makinde shuns Atiku’s campaign rally in Oyo


GOVERNOR Seyi Makinde of Oyo State was absent at the presidential campaign rally of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ibadan, the state capital on Thursday.

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The rally held at the historic Mapo Hall and had the national leadership of the party in attendance.

The Presidential candidate of the party, Atiku Abubakar, his running mate, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa were at the rally along with Governors Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State; Ademola  Adeleke (Osun); Godwin Obaseki (Edo) and Udom Emmanuel (Akwa Ibom). 

Makinde is a member of the G-5 demanding the resignation of the national chairman of the party, Senator Iyorchia Ayu, as a condition to support Atiku’s presidential ambition.