Ondo2020: Accept Defeat Now, Ondo Belongs to APC' Sanwo-Olu Tells PDP
Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Lagos State Governor and Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) National Campaign Council for Ondo State has said that the ruling party’s victory in the October 10 poll would be a landslide and that it is high time the opposition party in the state accepted defeat.
He spoke with newsmen yesterday at the party’s national Secretariat in Abuja after the inauguration of the 104-member National Campaign Council for the Ondo State governorship election by Governor Mai Mala Buni, the Chairman Caretaker/Extra-Ordinary National Convention Planning Committee (CENCPC).
The governor said that the the party’s flag bearer, Governor Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, enjoys the endorsement of the party’s National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and the blessings of the entire party structure, from the national to the state level.
The campaign council chairman then said the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and it’s candidate, Eyitayo Jegede, are on wild goose chase, advising them not to waste their time and energy as the people of the state have resolved to go for a progressive government.
Inaugurating the campaign council, the Chairman of the party, Governor Mai Mala Buni, said he is delighted that state chairman and members of the council were carefully selected based on their personal records of hard work, proven integrity and commitment to the ideals of party.
Buni then assured the people of the state that their investment in this election will consolidate the achievements recorded in the last four years.