The Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN), Oyo State chapter has backed Governor Abiola Ajimobi over the sack of Accord Party (AP) nominees in the ACN-led government in the state.
The party, In a statement issued in Ibadan today by its State Publicity Secretary, Hon. Dauda Kolawole, also pledged its absolute support for the governor in his transformation agenda.
ACN described the AP Leader in the state, Senator Rashidi Ladoja as ``a traitor who has betrayed the people of Oyo State’’.
The party recalled that the gentleman’s agreement entered with the AP leader had caused a lot of disaffection in ACN at the inception of the Ajimobi administration.
It noted that for sometimes, the Ladoja had, together with his cohorts, been going round Ibadan and indeed, the entire state with concocted lies, aimed at misleading the public and cause disaffection within the polity.
The party urged maintained that Senator Ladoja's political coffin has been permanently nailed by what it called outstanding achievements of Governor Ajimobi
It applauded the wisdom and courage of Governor Ajimobi for fulfilling his own side of the bargain with Ladoja even though the former governor had, right from day one, reneged on the agreement.
The party urged all its members in the state to seize the opportunity of the collapse of the alliance to come together and work for the success of the party in future elections.