By Dare Raji
The Labour Party (LP) has formally switched alliance with Action Democratic Party (ADP) in Lagos during the weekend.
Confirming the news to journalists at the party’s state secretariat, the Spokesman for Lagos ADP, Prince Adelaja Adeoye said that Labour party has formally joined ADP.
Adelaja said Labour Party has taken the right step at the right time, stressing that ADP is a party for all Nigerians.
The Labour Party members were received by the state Chairman of ADP, Barrister Adewale Bolaji in the presence of party chieftains such as Chief Fatai Shodimu, Mrs. Nike Jones, Alhaja Yetunde Dosunmu among others.
On the side of the Labour Party were Mr. Bolaji Oshinowo and Prince Ajisemoyin who led their members to the ADP. Prince Ajisemoyin said that they are so excited to join ADP family, stating that ADP is a formidable party ready to win elections across Nigeria with good people who can fix Nigeria. Prince Ajisemoyin has directed all members of his former party to register with ADP across the 20 Local governments in Lagos.
The State chairman of the party confirmed that they are currently working out modalities on how to properly integrate them into ADP across the state; he also confirmed that other political parties will soon fuse into Lagos ADP.