A former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Dimeji Bankole has formalised his membership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as he registered in Ogun State.
Bankole accompanied by a crowd of supporters registered at his ward 10 Iporo Sodeke, in Abeokuta, Abeokuta South Local Government of Ogun State.
The former Speaker who was led by the representatives of the nationwide and state officers of APC, Bankole, participated within the ongoing membership registration and validation train of the occasion at his ward within the state capital.
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Bankole advised his supporters and occasion officers that the registration marks his official defection to the ruling occasion.
“Today is not for a long speech. The only thing I will say is that I have now joined APC. What is left is to continue praying on the step we have taken. It will be well by God’s grace,” he mentioned.
The former Speaker who was the governorship candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP) within the 2019 election joined the ruling occasion at a gathering with National Caretaker Chairman of APC, Mai Mala Buni in Abuja.
Buni, final week Monday introduced Bankole alongside one other defector and a former Governor of Ogun State, Gbenga Daniel, to President Muhammadu Buhari on the State House.