By Dayo Johnson and Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA: Aggrieved members of the All Progressives Congress APC in Ondo State under the aegis of Ondo APC Mandate Group have taken their agitation against Governor Rotimi Akeredolu to the national secretariat of the party where they yesterday reported him of promoting the presidential aspiration of Atiku Abubakar of the PDP.
Political whispers have it that Rotimi Akeredolu, Babatunde Raji Fashola, Kayode Fayemi and Ibikunle Amosun form the leading lights of a staunch pro-Buhari group in the South West whose support for the president is not dictated by attachment to the well known Lagos cabal.
The latest crisis rocking the party is the current allegation by the Leaders and Elders Forum of the party in Akoko North West local government area of the state on the alleged anti-party activities by Governor OluwaRotimi Akeredolu as regards his support for the candidates of Action Alliance, AA in the state as well as the funding of the party at the detriment of his party, APC and the candidates contesting underneath.
Dayo Johnson Akure ELDERS of the All Progressive Congress in Ondo state yesterday accused Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of mobilising government machineries to work for his preferred candidates in the Action Alliance (AA).
Peter Dada, Akure The All Progressives Congress Leaders and Elders in Akoko North-West Local Government, on Monday appealed to the national leadership of the APC to warn the state governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu.
…Allegations untrue, I’m for APC candidates – Akeredolu By Dayo Johnson akure—ELDERS of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ondo State, yesterday accused Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of mobilising government machineries to work for his preferred candidates in the Action Alliance, AA instead of All Progressives Congress, APC candidates.
Abimbola said: “As I am talking to you, we are already addressing the matter.” AU observers set to monitor Nigeria’s general elections Meanwhile, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State and his Osun State counterpart, Governor Gboyega Oyetola have described the postponement as painful just as they called for calm.
Aside the crisis-prone Niger Delta (Ondo North) area of the state, Owo Council, where Governor Rotimi Akeredolu hails from, is one of the hot spots in the state.
Peter Dada, Akure A group, under auspices of the South-West Frontiers, has called on the national leadership of the ruling All Progressives Congress to sanction the Ondo State Governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu, for allegedly supporting the candidates of the Action Alliance for the forthcoming general elections.
He urged the state governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu, to caution his deputy in order not to cause violence during the election.