The Peoples Democratic Occasion (PDP) in Oyo State, on Sunday, stated that African Democratic Congress (ADC) acquired three commissioner slots within the current authorities within the State.
PDP cautioned Senator Olufemi Lanlehin, who contested on the platform of ADC towards blackmailing Governor Seyi Makinde to realize political sympathy from the plenty.
PDP in an announcement signed by its Publicity Secretary, Engineer Akeem Olatunji, defined that two core hallmarks of the Seyi Makinde led authorities is integrity and purposeful management which has trickled right down to all aspect of life and fast improvement within the State.
DAILY POST gathered that Lanlehin had earlier accused Makinde of non fulfilling the coalition settlement he had with him and different gubernatorial candidates within the State.
However, Olatunji within the assertion made obtainable to DAILY POST in Ibadan, the State capital, declared that Makinde has fulfilled his obligation to the coalition pact within the spirit of fact, which embrace the African Democratic Congress (ADC).
He famous that Makinde’s obligation to the coalition shouldn’t be mistaken for settlement with Senator Lanlehin as a person however with ADC as a political occasion within the coalition.
Olatunji added that there have been different notable leaders in ADC as at time the coalition pact was shaped, together with Chief Michael Koleosho, Senator Monsurat Sunmonu, former Oyo Deputy Governor and Nigeria’s Ambassador Taofeek Arapaja Chief Olayiwola Olakojo.
“Oyo State PDP is appalled by Senator Olufemi Lanlehin’s assertion on Governor Makinde in his recommendation to Folks of Ondo state in the direction of their forthcoming guber election the place Senator Lanlehin continued to take out his political frustration on Governor Makinde who’s effectively reputed for honesty, integrity and purposeful management.
“Lanlehin at his stage in politics ought to know higher and perceive that politics is a recreation of scheming and calculation so, if his miscalculation has price him relevance in ADC resulting in eventual migration again to a celebration he left over six years in the past, how is that Governor Makinde’s doing?.
“Senator Lanlehin in addition to different notable leaders in ADC on behalf of their numerous supporters and followers entered into the coalition pact and no fewer than three individuals i.e Dr Wasiu Olatunbosun as commissioner for Data, Tradition and Tourism, Hon Adeniyi Adebisi as Commissioner for Commerce, and Barrister Seun Ashamu as Commissioner for Vitality, from ADC extraction are all at the moment serving commissioners within the current authorities.
“Different appointees into prime workplaces from ADC by Governor Makinde embrace Chairman Oyo State Home of Meeting Service Fee, Rt Hon Wasiu Musah, Chairman Oyo State Housing Company, Chief Bayo Lawal, Particular Adviser to the Governor on Native Authorities and Chieftaincy Issues,. Asiwaju Yemi Aderibigbe, Particular Adviser to the Governor on Tradition and Tourism, Hon Akeem Ige.
“We like to emphasise that there isn’t a quantity of blackmail that may downplay the hovering status of Governor Makinde as a person of his phrases who’s every day offering purposeful management out and in of presidency to the admiration of the nice folks of Oyo state. It’s of credible notice that the hovering status of Governor Makinde transcends the shores of Oyo state and cuts throughout the complete south west area and Nigeria as an entire which was evident within the landslide victory in Edo state the place the governor joined his colleagues to ship the oil wealthy state to the PDP.
“Governor Makinde’s status has continued to create big confidence within the minds of the nice folks of Ondo state which has been evident within the clamour for Barrister Eyitayo Jegede of PDP to take over reins of management because the incoming governor of the sunshine state.
“Nigeria’s politics has outgrown the period of utilizing false propaganda and low cost blackmail to realize political sympathy, we urge Senator Lanlehin to focus his power on rebuilding his dwindling political relevance moderately than attaching his political misfortune to a excessive hovering governor reputed for private dignity and integrity”.