The Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Agboola Ajayi, says Governor Rotimi Akeredolu has 21 days at hand over energy to him or the structure can be invoked.
Naija Information studies that Governor Akeredolu, who’s at the moment receiving therapy for Coronavirus, had vowed on Friday that he wouldn’t hand over to his Deputy in an performing capability.
Akeredolu who spoke by way of his Commissioner for Data and Orientation, Donald Ojogo, stated his Deputy was the best menace to his administration and has since left the ruling All Progressives Congress.
Reacting to Akeredolu’s assertion, the Ondo Deputy Governor stated it was ignorance to proclaim that Governor Akeredolu wouldn’t hand over working of presidency to him due to political variations.
Talking by way of Comrade Allen Sowore, his Media Adviser, Ajayi stated the venoms and vituperations from Ojogo within the want and to desecrate his constitutionally established confirmed the excruciating pains and whammies his exit has brought about the ruling social gathering.
The Deputy Governor stated Part 190(2) of the 1999 Structure of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (as amended) was apposite on this circumstances at the same time as he continues to hope for Akeredolu’s quickest restoration, including that the Governor was at liberty to handover or not inside 21 days after which the structure turns into operational.
His phrases: “Refusal and failure of Mr Governor to handover the working of presidency to his deputy whereas in self-isolation and quickly incapacitated underscore his absolute disregard for the rule of legislation; a spite on the folks and a direct assault on the provisions of the structure which he swore to uphold.
“Not solely that, his deliberate obstacles to make sure that authorities continues to run whereas he’s in self-isolation on account of the truth that he has been examined optimistic for the COVID-19 places lips service to his hypocritic struggle in opposition to the ravaging pandemic.
“Our candid recommendation is that the vitality dissipates to tug down the workplace and individual of the deputy governor ought to be channelled in direction of resolving the lingering disaster within the well being sector significantly, the present strike launched into by medical practitioners within the state, in the course of this pandemic. No one will take us severely when medical doctors are on strike and but we faux to be combating a pandemic. It would solely point out that we’re taking the well being of the folks without any consideration.
“The Deputy Governor has a observe document of efficiency within the varied workplaces he has held – first as supervisory Councillor, LG Chairman, Member of the Nationwide Meeting – the place he served because the chairman of the Home Committee on NDDC and even now because the Deputy Governor.
“Nothing serves as menace to good governance than the present nepotism and lackadaisical perspective in direction of the prioritisation of individuals’s welfare.
“It’s crucial to tell most people that, Mr Governor and members of his kitchen cupboard have intentionally barred the Deputy Governor from all authorities actions as all of the every day itinerary and work schedules launched from Chief Of Protocols, haven’t allotted any operate or obligation to the individual or workplace of the Deputy Governor in current time.
“The Deputy Governor empathises with the nice folks of Ondo State, at this important interval of our statehood that Mr Governor has determined to personalise administration and governance of our expensive state.”