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Osun 2022: 17,000 joined Accord party, Ogunbiyi team says

The Media Team of the Accord Party governorship candidate in the July 16 Osun governorship poll, Dr. Akin Ogunbiyi, on Friday claimed 17,104 people registered as members of the party in just one day.

 A statement by the media team which acknowledged the success of Ogunbiyi’s declaration rally held in Osogbo last Tuesday, further disclosed that the event was also used as a membership drive for the party, “and surprisingly 17, 104 registered to become members of Accord.”

The statement further read, “Statistics of the registered members revealed that over 80 per cent were new in politics, while the remaining defected from other established political parties who wanted fresh breath of life.

“Besides, the lists showed that the new members with over 60 per cent youths cut across all the 30 local governments and the area office in Modakeke-Ife.”

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