The former Personal Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari, Bashir Ahmad, has reacted concerning reports that Labour Party, LPcollapse its structure and merged with the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ekiti State.
Ahmad urged LP to collapse its national structure and work with APC ahead of the 2023 general elections.
Reports claimed that LP has promised to work with APC’s governorship candidate, Biodun Abayomi Oyebanji in the governorship election in Ekiti State.
Residents of Ekiti State will file out to vote their next governor next week.
However, the former Presidential aide described the merger of LP and APC as a good thing to do.
In a tweet, Ahmad wrote: “Just read that the Labour Party has collapsed its Ekiti State structure into the APC with a promised to work assiduously for the victory of Biodun Abayomi Oyebanji in next week’s guber election.
“That’s a GOOD THING TO DO as we await to see the national structure also follow suit.”