The Secretary General of the Afenifere renewal group, Chief Sola Ebiseni has insisted that justice, fairness and equity necessitated the group’s decision to support the South East as one of the groups that is yet enjoy power rotation.
Ebiseni, who disclosed while speaking on Crest Fm’s Political Programme The Platform, noted that Afenifere which is inclusive of it’s revered leader, Pa Reuben Fasoranti knows that the Labour Party candidate, Peter Obi deserves to be Nigeria’s next president
He submitted that the Pan Yoruba Socio Political Group has always been known for making such justified stand for total inclusiveness since its inception.
However in his response, the Director of Media And Publicity of the All Progressive Congress in Ondo State, Steve Otaloro faulted the group the group for rejecting their own in the person Asiwaju Bola Tinubu as the preferred candidate even though Fasoranti’s blessing of the Ex Lagos Governor’s ambition speaks volume.
It would be recalled that Fasoranti had given his blessings to Tinubu’s ambition to contest the February 25th Presidential Election after which the Afenifere leadership announced that they still maintain their stand on the emergence of Peter Obi as rightful heir apparent to the presidency.
Source: CREST PLATFORM