ANALYSIS: APC And Sudden Silence In Pacesetter State
Nigeria News takes a look at the governorship election in Oyo State, the APC, PDP chance and the revolt of the electorate.
The residents of Oyo State are speaking loud against an emperor who has been ruling them for about eight years now. Governor Abiola Ajimobi of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has enjoyed what no governor has
Oyo has never voted a governor for the second term but Ajimobi broke the jinx but squandered the opportunity, thus spoiling the show for his party candidate, Adebayo Adelabu in the Saturday election.
There is sudden silence in the camp of APC as the results trickling in are not favourable to the party.
The Peoples Democratic Party’s governorship candidate, Seyi Makinde
Unarguably, Ajimobi spoiled the show for Adelabu, having lost his own senatorial seat early, two Saturdays ago. Ajimobi was barred from APC campaign
Yes, there were coalition and alliances before Saturday, the
They do not hate Adelabu but the APC whose incumbent governor, Ajimobi has failed woefully in his second term in Oyo State. He makes himself the emperor and says it to whosoever that cares that he is the “constituted Authority”.
He wields his swords at will, cutting his critics and bulldozing
Ajimobi fell the Ayefele’s Radio house. Though he rebuilt it, after the noise was much, the electorate had already made up their minds to kick against anything that has to do with the governor, including his party, APC.
What happens in Oyo determines most times the mindset of the Yoruba nation. That is why Tinubu is keen on winning the state for the APC but not until the final results are announced, the godfather of Lagos
He said in Lagos on Saturday that the story of APC is “O
But in Oyo State, PDP is speaking loud.