The previous Secretary of the Ondo State Authorities (SSG), Mr. Sunday Abegunde, defined why he resigned from his SSG place within the state authorities.
In keeping with Abegunde, his choice to resign from the administration led by Rotimi Akeredolu was sparked by the abuses ordered by the governor of Ondo State.
The previous SSG who additionally revealed that Governor Akeredolu by no means received the state governor’s election in 2016 throughout an interview with Crest FM in Akure shortly after his resignation, stated he was one of many members of the APC who’ve made each effort to make sure that Akeredolu is made governor.
“Akeredolu didn’t win the election in 2016 however we allowed him to change into governor. We have been the pillars behind him and we is not going to assist him anymore. He’ll lose this time round,” he stated.
Abegunde had at this time submitted his resignation to Governor Rotimi Akeredolu.
Additionally accusing Akeredolo of not releasing funds for his workplace, the previous SSG stated:
“I suffered in his administration (Akeredolu) as a result of he didn’t launch any funds for my workplace grants. He lied that he gave me N5m each month even once I knew he had not given me such cash.
“The place on Earth has the governor given me such funds? Just lately, I reported it to Governor Fayemi of Ekiti State and promised to ask each of them to Abuja for settlement. I bear in mind telling Fayemi that he would spit on Akeredolo’s face if he repeated the lie that made me N5m month-to-month if we have been head to head with him, and I might come again after Akure for resigning and in addition inform the general public of his looting garments. “
Abegunde additionally stated he resigned as a result of he may not be a part of a authorities that had made his topics run into difficulties.
“The Akeredolu administration is making all of the folks within the state undergo and I can not be a part of it. Everybody suffers. He doesn’t pay salaries on the proper time. In reality, Akeredolu has not lived as much as the expectations of the lots exterior of the roads he has rehabilitated.
“Akeredolu has remodeled former Governor Mimiko right into a saint along with his personal abysmal profit. Now we have now seen that Mimiko has accomplished nicely as governor as a result of he has given his folks sufficient funds to function. He had labored with three governors, and I can say that within the historical past of Ondo State, Akeredolu is the worst governor, ”stated Abegunde.
The previous SSG has twice served as a member of the Home of Representatives.