Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu has reacted to allegations that he has a frosty relationship with the Nationwide Chief of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu.
There have been speculations that the APC chief was not in assist of the re-election of the Ondo governor which reportedly led to Tinubu supporting one other aspirant, Segun Abraham, earlier than the social gathering’s major election final month. However he was disqualified over points along with his college certificates.
However in an interview on Channels Televisions Dawn Day by day on Wednesday, Akeredolu described such claims as false and an try and trigger a rift between him and the previous governor of Lagos State. The governor additionally stated his relationship with Tinubu is cordial.
Talking on the problem between him the Deputy Governor of the state, Agboola Ajayi, the governor stated the principle reason for their disagreement is over-ambition and greed on the a part of his deputy.
The governor confused that Ajayi determined to exit the ruling APC to the place he belongs. He requested Agboola to emulate the likes of the deputy governor of Edo State, Philip Shuaibu, and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who’re loyal to their principals.
Governor Akeredolu, nonetheless, stated he’s optimistic of victory within the October 10 governorship election within the state.