NIGERIA DAILY TIMES reported the resignation of the former speaker from the PDP on Monday while the selection of his new party became now not but regarded.
Mr Bello, who served within the assembly from 2003 to 2011, said his motive for leaving the PDP turned into due to the fact the party has been allegedly hijacked.
“It is my sincere belief that a few elements have hijacked the rudders of the ship of the party and changed its cause to an unknown direction which I am now not geared up to take,” Mr Bello stated in the letter with out mentioning people who hijacked the party. His resignation letter was addressed to Soji Adagunodo, the PDP state chairman.
Mr Adejare become obtained into the APC with the aid of Rauf Aregbesola, at a rally in Ede on Friday.
The rally is sequel to the Osun State governorship election scheduled for September 22.
No less than 48 applicants will contest the governorship seat.
Mr Bello appealed to humans of the state to massively vote for the APC in the drawing close gubernatorial elections, adding that the APC candidate has better plans for the state.
The decampee, in his deal with, also denied the allegation that he acquired N100 million to defect to APC.
In a telephone conversation with the previous speaker on Saturday, he showed to PREMIUM TIMES that he has formally joined the APC.
“I introduced my resignation on Monday and I joined the APC on Friday,” he stated.
Mr Bello was the PDP deputy governorship candidate to Iyiola Omisore in the 2014 gubernatorial election in Osun.
The election was lost to the incumbent governor, Mr Aregbesola of the All Progressives Congress (APC).”