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PDP Governors woo Mimiko back to party

Four governors from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have visited former Ondo state governor, Dr Olusegun Mimiko to persuade him back to the party ahead of 2023 elections.

The governors are Aminu Tambuwal Of Sokoto,  Nyesome Wike of River, Seyi Makinde of Oyo ; and Okezie lkpeazu of Abia State.

The governors held a closed door meeting with Dr Mimiko at his residence in Ondo town.

Briefing newsmen after the meeting, governor Tambuwal said the visit was aimed at bringing like minds together to rescue the country from its current challenges.

Reacting, Dr Mimiko explained that he would carry along his political structures across the state, before taking final decision on his return to the PDP.

Reporting by Kayode Aanimasaun; Editing by Daniel Adejo.