Defected deputy governor and a governorship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo State, Hon. Agboola Ajayi has said that the gang up against him by the other seven aspirants was because they see him as a threat to their ambitions.
Ajayi declared that
“you can’t gang up against an aspirant that cannot win. This is a sign to affirm that I am a candidate to beat in any election and I am going to emerge victoriously in the party’s primary next week”
He spoke in Akure after another governorship aspirant, Chief Bamidele Akingboye campaign committee fused into his campaign committee ahead of the primary.
The deputy governor said he was not moved or threatened by the gang up considering his antecedents as a former Chairman of the local council, a former member of House of Representatives, and the current Deputy Governor of the state.
” l remain the only gubernatorial aspirant to beat in terms of political experience, exposure, and acceptability for the choice of PDP governorship ticket.
He attributed the gang up against him by other aspirants to his strength and acceptability.
Source: News update