Ondo State Governor Akeredolu meets President Buhari ahead of Ondo election

Governor Akeredolu with President Muhammadu Buhari in Aso Rock, Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Ondo State Governor Rotimi Akeredolu has met with President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of the Ondo governorship election.

The meeting held inside the Aso Rock Villa, Abuja, on Tuesday.

The presidential aide on new media, Bashir Ahmad l, who disclosed this said, Akeredolu met with Buhari to disclose his intention for his reelection.

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“Governor Rotimi Akeredolu was at the State House, Abuja today, to inform President @MBuhari of his intention to run for his re-election after getting his Expression of Interest forms from the APC National Headquarters,” Ahmad wrote on his Twitter page.

Meanwhile, there are speculations by the Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Hon. Agboola Ajayi to dump the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC to his erstwhile party, the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

The speculation that Ajayi will contest against his boss, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu at the October 10, 2020 governorship polls came to fruition following secret meetings held over the weekend with some party leaders within both APC and PDP.