The Peoples Democratic Birthday celebration (PDP) in Ekiti State plunged deeper into factional disaster as a result of reconciliation efforts of Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde, Osun State former Governor Olagunsoye Oyinlola and different Southwest leaders did not unravel the imbroglio.
The PDP Deputy Nationwide Exposure Secretary, Prince Diran Odeyemi, who disclosed this, additionally described each factions as “two parallel traces who had refused to shift grounds to unravel the raging factional disaster.”
Odeyemi, who may be the Secretary of the Caretaker Committee arrange by way of the Nationwide Running Committee (NWC) to run the affairs of the Ekiti bankruptcy spoke on BOTTOM LINE, a political discourse programme on New Cruse 92.7 FM, Ikere monitored by way of DAILY POST.
The instant previous PDP Exposure Secretary in Ekiti, Mr. Jackson Adebayo, who additionally spoke at the programme, accused former Governor Ayo Fayose of romancing the All Progressives Congress (APC) and dealing for the pursuits of its Nationwide Chief, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.
Adebayo, who’s a chieftain of the PDP Repositioning Crew, which is dependable to the lawmaker representing Ekiti South within the Senate, Senator Biodun Olujimi, maintained that the congress which produced Mr. Kehinde Odebunmi as Chairman because the unique one.
However, Odeyemi insisted that NWC recognises Mr Bisi Kolawole, who emerged from the congress supported by way of Fayose because the legitimate state birthday celebration chairman urging the 2 factions to come back in combination, permit peace to reign and be aware of offering a colourful opposition.
Describing Kolawole as an “unlawful chairman”, Adebayo stated the Ekiti PDP is probably not allowed to be run like a non-public assets pronouncing the Odebunmi-led exco had resolved to not use the development allegedly belonging to Fayose as birthday celebration secretariat alleging that the ex-governor had offered the brand new secretariat.
The 2 factions organised parallel state congresses on Saturday at two other places in Ado Ekiti generating parallel state government committees. That they had previous organised parallel ward and native govt congresses.
Odeyemi stated: “The 2 facets are parallel traces and they’ve remained adamant. Former Governor Oyinlola, Governor Seyi Makinde and different PDP leaders in neighbouring states have come to intrude however all to no avail.
“Let birthday celebration individuals forgive themselves, it’s about give and take. Fayose isn’t a saint and Olujimi isn’t a satan. We can proceed to regulate ourselves, we will be able to proceed to speak to ourselves to unravel this disaster.
“As it’s now, the birthday celebration recognises Bisi Kolawole as Chairman and it behooves on him to visit the aggrieved individuals separately and beg them to go back for a cast birthday celebration in Ekiti.”
Adebayo stated: “The Repositioning Crew constitutes 85 in keeping with cent within the birthday celebration and the congress, which produced Hon Odebunmi is the legitimate one and he’s the unique chairman.
“Fayose is romancing APC, Fayose is romancing Tinubu. We don’t desire a chief who shall be romancing APC in Lagos and are available again to Ekiti and claiming to belong to PDP, we gained’t settle for that.
“Many that left the birthday celebration as a result of Fayose would have returned if now not for Fayose’s shenanigans. The birthday celebration belongs to the folk and now not a private assets of anyone.
“This is why our chairman (Odebunmi) stated we can’t use the valuables belonging to Fayose as a result of our new secretariat has been offered by way of the previous governor as a result of he sought after to interchange that with this development to cover-up which the birthday celebration won’t permit.”