Ajimobi and Oshiomhole
Adams Oshiomhole, suspended Nationwide Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has revealed his final second with the late Abiola Ajimobi, a former Oyo State governor.
Oshiomhole disclosed that his final minute with Ajimobi was throughout APC’s Nationwide Working Committee, NWC, assembly in Abuja.
In a press release, the embattled APC Nationwide Chairman recalled that the late ex-governor was insightful in his contributions in the course of the assembly.
He described Ajimobi as a real and dependable buddy.
In line with Oshiomhole: “I recall that our final moments collectively was on the Nationwide Working Committee (NWC) of our nice celebration, All Progressives Congress (APC), simply few weeks in the past. He flew into Abuja that day for the assembly.
“As typical, he introduced his deep insights, candor and infectious humour to bear in his contributions because the Nationwide Vice Chairman to our dialogue that day. You couldn’t fault his forensic logic, nor resist his disarming jokes.
“He appeared strong and wholesome.
“Towards this backdrop, nothing might subsequently have ready me to entertain the suspicion – a lot much less, the ideas – that it could be our final interplay.
“A household man who treasured the corporate of his spouse and youngsters greater than something, he was in a rush to return to his Ibadan residence as quickly because the assembly ended.
“Alas, the information got here few days later that he had taken sick. It’ll, subsequently, not be incorrect to say that Senator Ajimobi met his dying serving our nice celebration, APC.
“Certainly, my relationship with Senator Ajimobi transcended partisan politics. As fellow governors, we struck an unusual rapport. We spoke usually on something – private, politics and public curiosity. We drew even nearer after we each served out our phrases as governors of Oyo and Edo States.
“Twice or thrice, he hosted my spouse, Iara, and I in his non-public residence. He and his elegant spouse have been beneficiant hosts.
“With Ajimobi, you can not ask for a extra reliable ally in politics. His phrase was his bond.”