November 30, 2022



Osun 2022: ‘Babayemi out to assert mandate, to not truncate PDP victory’

The Marketing campaign Organisation of a Peoples Democratic Get together (PDP),  Omooba Dotun Babayemi on Sunday mentioned he’s out to assert his mandate on the regulation court docket and to not truncate PDP victory on the polls in Osun state.

Omooba Babayemi in a press release by his marketing campaign organisation, mentioned the redress presently being sought on the regulation court docket shouldn’t be seen as working in opposition to the curiosity of the get together regarding the July 16 polls polls.

He said that it’s for justice “with a view to claiming his mandate” and as nicely to make sure it interprets to good governance. 

In its response to a press release credited to the Chairman, PDP Caretaker Committee in Osun state, Dr Adekunle Akindele, the organisation burdened, ” having explored all inside mechanisms of the get together to no avail, the choice left as spelt by the get together’s structure is to hunt justice by way of the judiciary.” 

“Our image, Omooba Dotun Babayemi shouldn’t be looking for to truncate PDP’s victory however he’s out for justice, looking for to assert his mandate on the regulation court docket. Is such lawful trajectory misplaced? For all those that are actually crying wolf, what real efforts did they make to make sure the PDP shouldn’t be uncovered to litigation?”, it mentioned.

The organisation added on to”Why would Akindele and people in his mould select to approbate and reprobate on the identical time. Only recently, the Dr Adekunle Akindele-led Caretaker Committee was eliminated by the Nationwide Working Committee (NWC) of our nice get together, PDP, however went to the regulation court docket to cease the get together from changing them with a extra non-factional Caretaker Committee for Osun State PDP. This Committee headed by Akindele is the one serving as a software now getting used to subvert the legit wheels of justice”

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In accordance with the Marketing campaign organisation, the alleged  “delicate blackmail by the get together’s Caretaker Committee Chairman that Babayemi had turn into a software of the All Progressives Congress (APC) received’t deter him from pursuing a legit trigger, including,  ” all concessions made by the Babayemi’s group to attain the specified peace earlier than the governorship election have been rebuffed by the Ademola Adeleke group.

“We wish to inform the entire world that Omooba Dotun Babayemi has continued to pursue the nice of the PDP at each degree of engagements; he has continued to speculate his money and time for its success and the nice of the individuals of Osun.

“In any democratic setting, winner-takes-all syndrome has all the time been dangerous in the long term. When the Eyitayo Jegede SAN led Reconciliation Committee got here, we laid our playing cards naked open. 

“At some extent, Babayemi supplied to forego his governorship ambition if the opposite group was prepared to come back to the desk with real intent to associate with each side. The efforts at reconciliation was rebuffed and rejected. As a matter of reality, nobody begs to be enrolled for servitude.”