Political gladiators in Oyo State among whom are former governor of the state, Senator Rasidi Ladoja, All Progressives Congress (APC), gubernatorial candidate, Mr. Adebayo Adelabu, African Democratic Congress (ADC) candidate, Senator Olufemi Lanlehin, Action Democratic Party (ADP), candidate, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala and the speaker of the state House of Assembly, Hon.
In his reaction, a former governor of Oyo State, Alhaji Rashidi Ladoja, said a bunch of incompetent people were taking Nigeria for a ride.
By Ola Ajayi A former governor of Oyo State, Senator Rashidi Ladoja, and the presidential candidate of National Action Council, Oba Olapade Agoro, condemned the postponement of the presidential and National Assembly elections.
Ademola Babalola A former Governor of Oyo State, Rashidi Ladoja, on Saturday asked the Independent National Electoral Commission to cancel all the ballot papers it had distributed in the run-up to the 2019 elections, saying they would have leaked by now.
Ademola Babalola, Ibadan A former Governor of Oyo State, Rashidi Ladoja, has said that he wouldn’t have had to undergo a trial that lasted 11 whopping years for alleged theft of N4.7bn public funds if he had joined the ruling All Progressives Congress.
PHONY FIGHT AGAINST CORRUPTION Just as this article was being concluded, a case brought by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, against former Governor Rasheed Ladoja and which was prosecuted by the chambers of Mr Festus Keyamo, SAN, now spokesman for the APC, was concluded at the Federal High Court in Lagos.
Former Secretary to the Oyo state Government and gubernatorial candidate of Zenith Labour Party (ZLP), Barrister Sharafadeen Alli and his African Democratic Congress (ADC) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) counterparts, Senator Olufemi Lanlehin and Engineer Seyi Makinde respectively, have reacted to Friday’s acquittal of former governor of the state, Senator Rasidi Adewolu Ladoja.
People have alleged that ex-Governor Ladoja is a general without troops and that his ‘followers’ have scattered all over other political parties.
Rasheed Ladoja of Oyo State charged with N4.7 billion fraud.
The Federal High Court in Lagos has declared former Governor of Oyo State, Rasheed Ladoja and a former Commissioner for Finance, Waheed Akanbi, not guilty in the N4.7 billion fraud allegations levelled against them by the EFCC.