Amosun rejects Ijebu candidate for Ogun governorship race


Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State

Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State on Wednesday disowned the Ijebu APC candidate for Ogun governorship race, Otunba Bimbo Ashiru, the state Commissioner for Commerce and Industry.

Amosun spoke his mind at a press conference held at the Governor’s Office, Oke-mosan, Abeokuta with Ogun Yewa-Awori elders led by Deacon Poju Adeyemi.

His words: “I was not around when he (Ashiru) was elected, I was in Anambra then. It was an Oba who called to inform me that a member of my cabinet had been elected as the Ogun East APC candidate.

“I am a focused person. I don’t look around when I am heading somewhere. We the sons of the soil know ourselves. Ogun is a no go area for some strangers who go about looking for their father’s house.”

Amosun also assured the elders not to exercise any fear because he once dethroned his leader (Aremo…

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