Senator Kola Balogun has resigned his membership in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
The resignation of the senator, representing Oyo South Senatorial District was contained in a letter addressed to the chairman of the party in Ward 12, Ibadan North-East Lo.cal Government Area.
According to a statement by the media aide to Senator Balogun, Mr. Dapo Falade, the letter, dated 28 April, 022, was received and acknowledged by the PDP Ward Chairman, Tijani Wasiu, on 29 April 2022.
The vice-chairman of the Senate Committee on Sports and Youth allowed him his reason for leaving the party.
He thanked the party for allowing him to serve Oyo South Senatorial District in the ninth Senate of the National Assembly.
Senator Ba enjoyed the cooperation of the PDP leadership and its members throughout April and wished the party the best of luck.
“I, Senator Dr. Kola Balogun, senator presently representing Oyo South Senatorial District at the 9th Senate, Federal Republic of Nigeria, Abuja, hereby tender my membership resignation from the Peoples Democratic Party of Nigeria, with effect from today 28th April 2022.
“I thank the party for giving me the opportunity to serve my people in the capacity of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and your cooperation which I enjoyed till April 2022.
“I wish the party the best of luck. I thank you,” Senator Kola Balogun, who, until his resignation, was the only PDP senator from Oyo State in the ninth Senate, stated in the resignation letter.