The Deputy Guv of Ondo State, Mr Agboola Ajayi, has actually rejected a report that he is disposing the All Progressive Congress (APC) for the Peoples Democratic Celebration( PDP) in order to object to the 2020 governorship election versus his employer, Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu.
Ajayi stated in a declaration provided on Sunday in Akure by Mr Babatope Okeowo, Deputy Chief Press Secretary, that the report was sponsored and the item of attention and task hunters.
” The attention of the Deputy Guv of Ondo State, Hon. Agboola Ajayi, has actually been drawn to a sponsored story that he wishes to dispose the All Progressives Congress( APC) for the competing Peoples Democratic Celebration (PDP) in order to object to next year’s governorship election.
” The deputy guv is undisturbed by this sponsored story and the ones prior to it as these are the workmanship of attention and task hunters.
” These amusing characters are popular within the political circle in the state.
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” This is to state that this is an outright fraud as Hon. Ajayi stays a bonafide member of the APC and has no strategy to dispose the celebration for any competing political celebration.
” There is no location where the Deputy Guv has actually consulted with stalwarts of the PDP not to broach dividing their celebration,” the declaration stated in part.
The declaration likewise apologised to Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State whose name was discussed as being the sponsor of the supposed strategy of the deputy guv to object to on the PDP’s platform in Ondo State.
The declaration repeated the commitment of the deputy guv to Akeredolu.
” This is to state absolutely that Hon. Agboola Ajayi has no intent to contest versus his employer.
” We wish to state that we understand that the strategy of the sponsors of the story is to trigger major rift in between Guv Akeredolu and his deputy for their self-centered factors,” the declaration stated. (NAN).