Ondo political impasse: CD cautions politicians, detractors
The Campaign for Democracy (CD), has cautioned politicians and detractors in Ondo state to stop playing politics with matters related to the health of the state Governor.
The CD at a high powered meeting held in Akure, today Monday, highlighted and discussed, amongst other issues, matters arising from the subject matter of the ailing Governor of Ondo state, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, consequent upon the allegations of financial fraud cutting across MDAs in Ondo state and the falsification of the signature of the ailing governor.
In a communique signed at the end of the meeting by Comrade Toba Nesta Taiwo, Chairman, Ondo State and Pastor Ifeanyi Odili, National President, the CD warned that it is prepared to not only drag before the EFCC any member of the State Executive Council found diverting state fund, but also ready to put such individual to public humiliation.
The resolutions read; CD cautions politicians to stop playing politics with matters related to the health of the governor.
” CD charges certain stakeholders to be cautious in their quest to hand over power to the Deputy Governor, Mr. Lucky Aiyedatiwa as Acting Governor, without appropriate constitutional dictates.
“CD noted the fact that it is natural for anyone to fall sick, and when it happens, one should not take joy in it. All that is needed done is to give the sick person the appropriate support and prayers to recover, rather than to become engrossed in acts capable of more damage to his person or to his character – as every man is prone to ailment.
“CD appeals to all stakeholders to allow status quo subsist as agreed upon with the president at the Presidential Villa recently; viz, the Governor to continue in office as governor, while the Deputy Governor continues his job as Deputy Governor.
“CD implores certain members of the State Executive Council to not view the absence of the Governor as an act out of the ordinary, hence any display of disaffection in the fold.
” CD warns that it is prepared to not only drag before the EFCC any member of the state ExCo found diverting state fund, but also ready to put such individual to public humiliation.
“CD calls upon the Ondo State House of Assembly to, clearly, define its goal and drive for it, appropriately, in matters on discuss in the state.
“CD, finally, calls on all indigenes of the state to pray for the speedy recovery of the ebullient governor”.