Oyo state governor,Engineer Seyi Makinde has challenged the newly inaugurated South West zonal executive of the People Democratic Party (PDP) to forge a united front by bringing all aggrieved members back into the PDP fold.
He said this shortly after the inauguration of the new zonal executive of the party led by its zonal chairman and national vice chairman South West, Ambassador Taofeek Arapaja at the Agodi Government House,Ibadan.
Governor Makinde assured that as the leader of the party in the zone, he had begun reconciliatory move with all warring factions and would intensify effort going forward.
The governor stressed the need for members to forget the past and move forward ahead of future election in Nigeria.
Speaking at the event,the new South West chairman and national vice chairman of the party South West Ambassador Taofeek Arapaja reiterated that repositioning, progress and general wellbeing of members would be his focus in line with the party’s constitution.
Earlier, in a welcome address, caretaker chairman South -West, Dayo Ogungbenro expressed joy that PDP continued to wax stonger despite challenges.