There was confusion in Osun state chapter of Social Democratic Get together, SDP, on Thursday as Elder Femi Awe who imposed himself because the Appearing Chairman of the social gathering was whisked away by the police throughout a program organized for the social gathering.
The prayer session was held at Ajegunle space reverse Dugbe Police Station, Osogbo. The programme commenced round 11:30 am as Christian and Muslim clerics led prayers for Nigeria, Osun State and the social gathering.
Elder Awe has been expelled from the social gathering since 2018, DAILY POST learnt.
It was gathered that after a traditionalist provided prayers, Elder Awe was approached by some policemen in mufti and accused him of organizing such a programme in public with out informing safety operatives.
The operatives insisted that the Commissioner of Police instructed them to convey him to Osun State Police Command for questioning.
A person claiming to be secretary of the social gathering in Osun, Azeez Musbau, mentioned: “We had knowledgeable the Police, Division of State Service (DSS) and Nigeria Safety and Civil Defence Corps on April 14, 2021 concerning the programme.
“All the safety businesses licensed they acquired the copy, however we’re stunned that the police got here into the programme in the present day and took away the chairman of the social gathering, regardless that we introduced the copies of a letter that they acquired our notification.”
Confirming the arrest of Awe, the Osun State police spokesperson, SP Yemisi Opalola mentioned Oladehinde petitioned the police over the assembly being organised by somebody imposing himself because the appearing chairman of the social gathering.
She added that the police acted upon the decision because the police invited the duo.
“We didn’t arrest him however invited him.”
Nonetheless, the Deputy Chairman of the social gathering in Osun, Goke Omigbodun disclosed that Elder Awe had been expelled from the social gathering since 2018, including that Dr Sola Oladehinde had since then turn out to be the chairman of the social gathering.
He mentioned, “the one chairman in Osun SDP is Dr Sola Oladehinde which I’m his deputy. Elder Awe had been expelled from the social gathering earlier than Osun 2018 gubernatorial election. He’s not a member of our social gathering.
“Akeem Bello is the Secretary in Osun, not Azeez Musbau who’s claiming to be the secretary. These persons are pretenders who’ve been expelled from the social gathering. The INEC have the lists of the executives within the state.”
Contacting the Nationwide Chairman of the social gathering, Dr Olu Agunloye, he affirmed that Oladehinde is the chairman of the social gathering in Osun, restating that Awe was not a member of the social gathering.
“Sola Oladehinde is the chairman. There is no such thing as a file for me that one Femi Awe is a member of the social gathering. It’s a humorous improvement, I’ve by no means seen a case like this. when somebody will simply get up and declare to be appearing chairman of an element, ” the nationwide chairman mentioned.