Breaking News: Former President Obasanjo Officially Dumps PDP
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has formerly dump the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
The former president announced his decision when members of the party from his Ward II in Abeokuta North Local Government Area of Ogun State visited him at his Hilltop mansion residence in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital.
To prove his decision was irreversible, Obasanjo ordered the Chairman of the party in the ward, Usman Oladunjoye, who led the delegation to tear his (Obasanjo’s) PDP membership card at the meeting.
The move was hailed with a thunderous applause by those present.
He equally denied the allegation by President Goodluck Jonathan that he was plotting to head an Interim National Government, which was the reason advanced by the administration at the centre for the recent criticism of the regime by Obasanjo.
Obasanjo said he no longer has interest in the party he helped to form and nurture and that he now want to become a statesman.