The Ekiti State chapter of the All Progressives Congress has told the former governor of the state, Ayodele Fayose, to eradicate the thought of defecting to the APC.
The State Publicity Secretary of the party, Ade Ajayi, said this in Ado Ekiti, on Thursday.
He said APC is not a dumping ground “for failed politicians,”
He added that Fayose was not wanted in the party because of his antecedents.
This was made available in a statement he signed. Ajayi refers the APC as “a disciplined, refined and integrity-inclined type which would not tolerate people like Fayose,” stating that “Fayose is not qualified to be a member of the APC in the state.”
The party, which was responding to a statement allegedly credited to Fayose to the effect that he would move to the APC if his ordained Peoples Democratic Party state chairmanship aspirant failed in his bid for the job.
To this, Ajayi said, “We will not welcome him to the great and decent family in the state.
“It is better he stays back in his PDP to get it more destroyed instead of coming to a principled, disciplined, transparent, law-abiding and organised party like the APC.
“The Ekiti APC members know the people behind the masquerade and thereby warn people like Fayose not to turn the APC to a dumping ground where they can defect to.”