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Politics of Tuesday, 21 September 2021


I won’t leave APC - Akeredolu reacts to reports he is leaving the party

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu Governor Rotimi Akeredolu

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu has reacted to claims that he is already nursing plans to defect from the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Debunking the claim on Sunday, September 19, the Ondo governor said as an APC man, he is going nowhere, The Nation reports.

Akeredolu noted that even after leaving office, he will remain a strong member and supporter of the party, Guardian added.

Speaking further, the governor said he will return to his chamber upon the conclusion of his tenure because that is where he is most comfortable.

He stated:

“I am an APC person and I have said it over and over that I won’t leave APC. Once I am through, I am going back to my chambers where I find more comfort. So, whoever the APC brings, I will support."

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