Because the governorship election in Ondo State attracts nearer, confrontation continues because the Governor of the state has taken a swipe at his predecessor, Olusegun Mimiko and his Deputy Governor, Ajayi Agboola.
Akeredolu who’s operating in opposition to Agboola who’s the candidate of Zenith Labour Get together (ZLP) for the October gubernatorial election spoke on Come up TV. He described each his estranged deputy and his predecessor as having traits of betrayer.
He additionally declared that Mimiko is useless politically within the state. He famous that an alignment between Mimimko and Agboola doesn’t have an effect on him.
“Does it have an effect on me, does it make me nervous? The reply isn’t any. I’m assured of my victory. Who’re these individuals? They have been by no means my allies.
“I ran in opposition to him (Mimiko) in 2012. I ran in opposition to Jegede in 2016 with Mimiko supporting him. I’ve handled him pretty. Mimiko has his personal trait, if Agboola with all he did finds solace in Mimiko, it’s as a result of they’ve the identical trait, they’re individuals vulnerable to betrayer.
“Mimiko is just not a political power anyplace, he left governor’s workplace, and tried the senate, he didn’t win. He didn’t even win his native authorities, he’s a spent power.
“He’s useless politically, he’s in all probability searching for somebody to resurrect him, and possibly Agboola has some cash to spend on him. I do know agbola has some cash to waste. Mimiko is a no one anymore. You guys are those retaining them alive.”
He additionally accused Agboola and his spouse of taking contracts from the state.