Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, chieftains of of the Peoples Democratic Party from Lagos and Ogun States have called for the immediate expulsion of the representative of Ogun East Senatorial District, Buruji Kashamu, from the party.
This was the resolution of the delegates to the reconciliation meeting of the party held at the Government House, Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State on Thursday.
In the meeting hosted by Fayose, the stalwarts said that Kashamu had engaged in anti-party activities.
“We have resolved that the National Working Committee of our great party should deal and relate with the true leaders of Ogun and Lagos PDP under the Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee”, the said.
The Zonal Secretary, Rev. Bunmi Jenyo, said leaders from the two states endorsed the resolutions.
Among PDP leaders who signed were former Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Kofoworola Bucknor-Akerele; Captain Tunji Shelle; Chief Joju Fadairo; and Alhaji Sikirulahi Olawale among others.
The resolutions read: “After extensive deliberations with the Reconciliation Committee, we, party delegates from Lagos and Ogun States, arrived at the following resolutions:
“We have resolved to work together as one united party and to learn from the past mistakes and happenings in the party.
“We have resolved that the National Working Committee of our great party should deal and relate with the true leaders of Lagos and Ogun PDP under the Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee.
“We also call for the immediate expulsion of Senator Buruji Kashamu for his anti-party actions and destructive antics in the South-West.”
Speaking, Fayose said while the party was interested in reconciliation, those who have gone astray must be repentant first and promise not to go astray again or undermine the progress of the party.
He called on the leaders of the party in both states to give room for genuine repentant dissidents to come back.