A former Governor of Ekiti State, Peter Ayodele Fayose has been described as a political legal responsibility to the Peoples Democratic Social gathering (PDP).
A former Deputy Chief Whip of the Senate, Hosea Agboola acknowledged this on Thursday whereas welcoming loyalists of former Governor Rashidi Ladoja to the PDP from Zenith Labour Social gathering, on the Authorities Home, Ibadan.
He described Fayose as an opportunist.
Agboola, an ally of Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde was reacting to a video the place Fayose referred to Makinde as a child Governor, including that it was uncharitable for Fayose to have described a sitting governor as such.
“Such a press release from Fayose to a serving governor and chief of the PDP within the South-West is most uncharitable and in unhealthy style.
“Governor Makinde earlier than venturing into the general public service had made great success as a businessman. He rose from there to win a landslide victory because the gubernatorial candidate of the PDP within the 2019 election.
“And the 2019 electoral victory got here at a time each the state and Federal Authorities have been being managed by the ‘almighty’ All Progressives Congress, but Makinde triumphed and received to show the bookmakers mistaken”, Agboola mentioned.
In accordance with him, Governor Makinde is reaching a lot as Oyo State is witnessing turnaround in schooling, well being, infrastructure and the economic system.
Describing Makinde as a person with magic wand, Agboola puzzled how he may very well be a child governor to Fayose, arguing that he will need to have woken up from the mistaken aspect of the mattress earlier than making the assertion.
Agboola additional posited that if not for posterity, Fayose shouldn’t be replied, insisting that he failed as a politician in his house State.
“Right here is Fayose, who had solely received elections when the PDP dominated on the centre. His ambition to develop into a senator in 2011 underneath the Labour Social gathering was futile, which reveals he wins solely when the PDP holds sway. Makinde received when opposition was and nonetheless on the centre”, he added.