The defectors mostly from Ute ward 12 were led by a foundation
member of the LP in the area and former Special Assistant (SA) to
Governor Olusegun Mimiko, Mr. Ojo Osuma.
Osuma, who is an House of Assembly aspirant, accused the
leadership of LP in the state of being autocratic and selfish.
He disclosed that immediately he made his intention known to
contest for the House of Assembly next year, some leaders of the
party allegedly told him that the slot had already been filled.
He added, “We are no more comfortable with how the ruling party
is being administered particularly in Ose local government,
because any meeting without the approval of one of the party
leaders, Adetokunbo Modupe, a close ally of the governor is null