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I Regret Joining Politics, Won’t Contest Again – ADC Governorship Candidate Blows Hot


 Wole Oluyede

Wole Oluyede, the governorship candidate of African Democratic Congress in Saturday’s Ekiti State governorship election, on Wednesday expressed remorse for becoming a member of politics, following the flip of occasions within the ballot.

Oluyede, an Australia-based medical physician, who mentioned he had misplaced hope within the electoral course of in Ekiti State, mentioned, “I am not going to run again because I think any contest now is for the highest bidder and I won’t waste my time and energy”.

The ADC candidate, who got here fourth within the election, mentioned that he intentionally refused to purchase votes in Saturday’s election, including, “I’ve misplaced hope in the whole course of within the state, it’s a tragedy. I didn’t purchase votes of Ekiti individuals intentionally.

“I can’t use my hard-earned resources to run around talking to people on why I should be elected and I will still need to buy people, security agencies and the Independent National Electoral Commission. It appears politics here does not mean the best will emerge,” he mentioned.

Oluyede mentioned he wouldn’t problem in courtroom the end result of the election which he mentioned was extremely monetised, saying such would quantity to time losing as he alleged that the whole election course of together with the electoral umpire and safety companies had been hijacked by vote-buyers thus making it straightforward to induce voters with none hindrance.

He mentioned, “Ekiti individuals have chosen the chief they need by amassing cash to vote and they need to not complain of missing primary and social facilities sooner or later. The issue Ekiti has now could be that the persons are poor and that was why they might purchase their conscience. That was what All Progressives Congress utilized in gaining the guts of many individuals.

“Extra worrisome is the truth that the individuals don’t need an answer to the issue of poverty. That was why even after we got here with an agenda to deal with the poverty confronting them, they nonetheless anticipated us to purchase their votes earlier than we might assist them. The winner just isn’t the very best, however he’s the one the individuals deserved.

“It was consensual. Nobody can say that the inducement was forced on them. Personally, I have learned a new lesson about Ekiti. If I had known, I would not have become a politician, much more contest for election.”

Oluyede, who denied insinuations that APC presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, bankrolled his marketing campaign, mentioned, “I have not seen Tinubu since 2018. I ran my political activities with my hard earned fund. I was part of the South West Agenda for Tinubu 2023 team that supported his emergence as APC presidential candidate. I gave financial support to SWAGA”.

Nonetheless, APC governorship candidate and governor-elect, Biodun Oyebanji, had exonerated himself and APC from vote-buying, saying victory within the election was primarily based on individuals’s belief for the social gathering following his manifesto and Governor Kayode Fayemi’s spectacular efficiency in workplace.


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