A former Deputy Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly who represented Lanwa/Ejidongari state constituency in the 8th Assembly Hon. Okedare Mathew has joined the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
The Moro Local Government born grassroot politician had previously served as the Supervisory Councillor for Finance and Agriculture and as secretary of Moro LGA.
Okedare before dumping the PDP was a loyal Saraki ally.
Recall that Tunji Buhari, a loyalist of Saraki was announced to have joined the ruling All Progressives Congress, a few months after dumping the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).