Osagie Otabor, Akure
Ondo Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has raised the alarm over alleged plot by his Deputy, Agboola Ajayi, to mobilise sequence of mass protests towards him with a view to forcing him at hand over energy.
Akeredolu, who spoke by his Commissioner for Info and Orientation, Donald Ojogo, stated intelligence report confirmed that funds have been launched for the protest to start on Wednesday in Akure and Abuja.
He stated Ajayi was in a rush to unseat him by the backdoor by making a scenario of disaster within the state.
The Governor defined that one of many protests can be held in Akure by mobilising faux college students’ leaders and ‘miscreants” to stage “Occupy Alagbaka Authorities Home” whereas the second protest was deliberate to carry on the Nationwide Secretariat of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abuja.
He cautioned dad and mom to restrain their youngsters from collaborating in unlawful political demonstrations.
“He (Agboola) has launched some funds to a faux college students’ Union activist to organise protests towards Mr Governor to be tagged ‘Occupy Alagbaka Authorities Home’.”
“The stated activist is a former aide to the governor however working the workplace of the Deputy Governor however he was sacked not too long ago; the primary part of the protest is on Wednesday (this week) and one other will probably be held in Abuja on the APC Nationwide Secretariat, we have now briefed the safety businesses appropriately.
“This isn’t the primary time the Deputy Governor will probably be planning to take over energy desperately, final 12 months when the governor was recuperating, he made comparable transfer. We sympathize with him in his desperation for energy, he ought to look forward to God’s appointed time for him.
“God will proceed to maintain Mr Governor to ship on his mandate for the individuals of the state. By God’s grace, Mr Governor is unlikely to be in isolation for 21days,” Ojogo stated.
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Ajayi, who described the allegation because the figment of the creativeness of a drowning authorities, stated it was not solely unfaithful however reckless, provocative and an try and painting him as a person determined for energy in any respect price.
He stated Akeredolu might do something to whip up sentiment and stay related.
Ajayi famous that the actions and utterances of some political workplace holders within the state was harmful to democracy.
In line with himL “The general public ought to take word that the newest allegation towards the deputy governor of Ondo State comes few days after a Particular Adviser to Governor Akeredolu boasted on a radio programme in Akure that the federal government would do something together with taking extra-constitutional measures to question an elected Deputy Governor. The identical spokesman had earlier issued an official launch that the Governor won’t handover the reins of presidency to the Deputy Governor as a result of he has declared curiosity to control Ondo State in one other political social gathering.
“Let it’s identified to lovers of democracy and good governance that if anyone is a risk to good governance, it’s those that by their actions and inactions have personalised governance on the detriment of the individuals of the state.”