A Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, (APC), and a Stakeholder of the party from Eika district of Kogi State Alhaji Muktar Atimah, has described the statement credited to the candidate of the Action Democratic Congress, (ADC), Elder Leke Abejide as misleading, but however said he wasn’t surprised.
In a statement signed and made available to journalists in Lokoja, said Abejide was busy dishing out misleading information about Governor Yahaya Bello and the candidate of the APC, Alhaji Usman Ahmed Ododo
The statement read in part said “It is not surprising that a desperate and a losing candidate of ADC, elder Leke Abejide has been dishing out misleading information about His Excellency Governor Yahaya Bello and the APC candidate, Alhaji Usman Ahmed Ododo that they are related.
“To set the record straight, Alhaji Yahaya Adoza Bello is from Agassa/Ahache ward of Okene 1 state constituency while Alh Usman Ahmed Ododo is from Upogoro/Odenku ward in Okene 2 state constituency of Kogi state.
He said It’s a fabrication and attention seeking for ADC candidate to make sure statements, saying, when you lie to gain vote definitely you intend to rule the state with lies.
“His anchor man from Okehi LGA, the former chairman of Okehi LGA who happened to have benefitted from GYB led administration by nominating him to a Federal board position, (College Of Education board chairman Jos in plateau state) has long been reject by the local government he govern especially the critical stakeholders from the Eika district he came from.
He said in the last election his anchor man who deliberately lost woefully from the polling unit, ward and local government despite been The DG campaign central speaks volume
He advised Elder Leke Abejide not to be deceived by him and others believing in his non factual statement about Kogi Central and kogi state at large.
“Ododo Usman Ahmed is winning the next gubernatorial despite your lies and blackmail by saying he’s related to GYB.
“What matters is the good policy, the good ideas, the drive and the determination of Alhaji Usman Ahmed Ododo to make our dear state better than it has ever been.
“Without this qualities you cannot rule our dear State.