The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, on Saturday said the party was on the path to becoming the only party in Oyo State after welcoming a former Governor of the state, Adebayo Alao-Akala, and other politicians to the APC.
Other defectors include ex-Senate Leader and gubernatorial candidate of the PDP in 2015, Senator Teslim Folarin, a former Secretary to State Government under the administration of Governor Rasidi Ladoja, Chief Ayodele Adigun, a former Oyo State PDP Chairman, Hon.
The event, which took place at the historic Mapo Hall was attended by Governors Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo and Rauf Aregbesola of Osun States, and former Governor Segun Oni and other APC chieftains.
Tinubu said the APC had a stainless kitchen and was ready to accommodate many cooks.
"We love those big wigs and we can accommodate them all".
"I assure you that APC is the only party in Oyo State". Today I very important for us as it is the birthday of our Governor in the State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi who has broken the jinx of second term in the State. All of you who joined the party will also join in building it. We are proud of you for joining us. "APC is the only progressive party in Nigeria and Africa", he said.