As the race towards the October 10th, 2020 Ondo State gubernatorial election hots up, the People’s Democratic Party ( PDP) has been making overtures to ACCORD Party in a bid to unseat Governor Rotimi Akeredolu SAN.
Akeredolu is seeking a second term on the platform of his party, the All Progressives Party (APC).
The main opposition PDP which has Mr Eyitayo Jegede SAN as it’s governorship candidate, it was gathered, is however ralling other parties, among them ACCORD Party.
It was learnt that some PDP stalwarts have already contacted the Chairman of ACCORD Party Board of Trustees, Rev (Dr) Adebayo Adeniyi and some other leaders of the party in Ondo State towards a working relationship.
A meeting towards cementing the talks is said to be scheduled to take place in Akure, the Ondo State capital immediately after the Eid -el Kabir holidays.