The All Progressives Congress, APC, has reacted to the defection of Lagos State Commissioner for Power, Olawale Oluwo.
The occasion accused Oluwo of serial opportunism regardless of the faithfulness of the occasion to him.
The APC stated this in a press release issued by its publicity secretary, Joe Igbokwe on Thursday.
“It’s on file that Oluwo first made an try and reap from the challenges of inner occasion democracy in our progressive motion when he teamed up with one of many losers within the 2007 primaries of the Motion Congress to cease Babatunde Fashola’s positive victory on the polls. The unlucky political adventurism failed woefully.
“Nevertheless, within the standard demonstration of mercy and forgiveness, Oluwo’s principal, Sen. Tokunbo Afikuyomi was accommodated within the second time period cupboard of Governor Babatunde Fashola because the Commissioner for Tourism.
“An analogous milk of mercy and kindness led to the consideration Of Oluwo as a member of the Lagos State Government Council beneath Governor Akinwunmi Ambode within the hope that he has purged himself of opportunism, disloyalty and vaulting desperation for energy.
“Oluwo had hardly resumed because the Commissioner when he started his plot to make use of that workplace to advance his quest for political fiefdom. The item of his ambition was the positioning of his spouse because the chairman of an area authorities.
“Nevertheless, alert occasion women and men raised alarm about his anti-party antecedents questioning why somebody who just lately joined the occasion would wish to use his place as commissioner to impose his spouse on the constituency.
“The occasion rank and file aborted this abuse of energy and reckless peddling of affect and all people thought the lesson had been learnt. He, apparently, had not.
“As quickly because the procedures for the final elections started, Oluwo as soon as once more grew to become the one commissioner to hunt his spouse because the member of Home of Meeting for Eti- Osa.
“By now the sample of his ambition had turn out to be clear. The intrigue that enabled him to make his spouse the first- time period commissioner’s spouse to turn out to be the chairperson of the committee which organised the annual Nationwide Ladies Convention grew to become clear. It was meant to realize undeserved visibility.
“This obnoxious try and deceive occasion members was once more foiled and it’s the aggravated frustration that has led to this defection.
“It has been obligatory to place this in true context in order to dismiss the false and capricious insinuation that his resignation was in principled objection to the occasion’s final primaries. Removed from it.
“He was solely enjoying true to kind, in search of as he had completed in 2007 to reap from the primaries.”