The committee was instituted to reconcile all aggrieved members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the South-West Zone.
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The former governor made this known in a statement he personally signed in Ado Ekiti on Wednesday.
The meeting is still ongoing as the time of filing this report.
The delegation, led by the Oyo State Governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde, also had the Chairman of the Reconciliation Committee, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola; Zonal Caretaker Chairman of the party, Hon. Dayo Ogungbenro; and other party stalwarts
Governor Makinde, who addressed newsmen after a meeting with members of the Zonal Working Committee of the party, said leaders of the party would continue to support reconciliatory efforts of the former Governor Olagunsoye Oyinlola-led Reconciliation Committee.
The party’s state Publicity Secretary, Taofik Gani, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos on Saturday that Oyinlola’s experience as a former governor would be an added advantage in uniting aggrieved members.
Olola Fani-Kayode, I brought out my encounters with these distinguished Osun indigenes who are, by far, your betters politically and materially, in the hope that you may emulate their media tolerance
The Oyo State Governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde, on Wednesday joined leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party in the South West geopolitical zone to receive bigwigs from rival political parties to the party, declaring that a fresh wave of unity, which will move across Nigeria, has begun in the South West.
The African Democratic Congress has described as misleading and utterly mischievous reports that the party has collapsed its political structure into the Peoples Democratic Party.
A former Governor of Osun State, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola, has expressed conviction that it is not too late to pull Nigeria back from the brink and save the country from Boko Haram, banditry and the myriads of other security problems threatening its corporate existence.
A statement issued by Taiwo Adisa, the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, on Tuesday quoted Oyinlola as making the declaration on Monday evening when Makinde and some national officers of the PDP visited him in his country home in Okuku, Osun State while marking his 69th birthday
The Olofa of Offa, Oba Mufutau Gbadamosi, Esuwoye II, disclosed on Sunday that his late father, Alhaji Muhammed Esuwoye, forced him to contest the traditional stool of Offa town in Kwara.
The political parties signed the Coalition Memorandum of Understanding on Monday in Abuja.
Oyinlola, who made this known while briefing the congress of the NGF, said the adoption of the constitution was a sign of new things to come in golf.
Oyetola, who won September 22 governorship election on the platform of All Progressives Congress was sworn in at Osogbo City Stadium, on Tuesday in Osogbo.
The Coalition of United Political Parties said it had commenced the process of selecting its consensus flagbearer for the 2019 presidential election.
It was at the meeting that Obasanjo endorsed Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, for the 2019 election
The meeting which started around 3.30 p.m lasted about two hours.
Oyinlola gave the warning on Monday in Osogbo, the Osun State capital, when he spoke with newsmen.
Obasanjo said this in a letter read on his behalf by a former Governor of Osun State, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola, at a one-day national summit on insecurity and killings in Nigeria convened by the Northern Elders Forum, Afenifere, Ohanaeze Ndigbo and Pan Niger Delta Forum on Wednesday in Abuja.