The previous Secretary to the Ondo State Authorities, Mr. Sunday Abegunde, on Monday mentioned the Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, didn’t win the election in 2016 however that a few of them made it potential for him to turn out to be governor.
He additionally mentioned he needed to resign from the Akeredolu-led authorities following the ill-treatment meted out to him by the governor for the three and a half years he was with him.
The previous SSG mentioned these in an interview he granted within the Yoruba language on Crest FM, Akure, shortly after he tendered his resignation to the state governor in a letter he personally signed on Monday.
He mentioned, “I suffered in his (Akeredolu) administration as a result of he didn’t launch any fund for my workplace grants. He has been telling lies that he was giving me N5m each month even when he knew he didn’t give me such cash.
“The place on Earth did the governor give me such funds? Not too long ago, I reported him to Governor Fayemi of Ekiti State and he promised to ask each of us to Abuja for settlement. I keep in mind that I instructed Fayemi that I used to be going to spit on the face of Akeredolu if he repeated the lie that he was giving me N5m month-to-month if we meet nose to nose, and I might then return to Akure to resign and as effectively Inform the general public of his looting sprees.
“Akeredolu didn’t win the election in 2016 however we made it potential for him to turn out to be governor. We had been the pillars behind him and we is not going to assist him once more. He’ll lose this time round.”
Abegunde, a two-term member of the Home of Representatives additional mentioned that he resigned as a result of he might now not be a part of a authorities that made its topics move by hardship.
“The Akeredolu’s administration is making the complete folks of the state undergo and I can’t be a part of that any longer. Everyone seems to be struggling. He doesn’t pay salaries on the proper time. As a matter of truth, Akeredolu has not carried out to the expectations of the plenty other than the roads he’s rehabilitating.
“Akeredolu has turned Former Governor Mimiko to a saint together with his personal abysmal efficiency. We now see that Mimiko did effectively as governor as a result of he gave his folks sufficient funds to function. I had labored with three governor’s, and I can say that within the historical past of Ondo State, Akeredolu is the worst governor,” Abegunde mentioned.