Politics

You Cannot Hijack Ogun NNPP From Me, Oginni Tells Governorship Candidate

ABEOKUTA – The Ogun State Chairman of New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP), Comrade Olaposi Oginni has warned the party’s governorship candidate in the last election, Mr. Olufemi Ajadi Oguntoyinbo to desist from his desperate moves to hijack the party structure in the state.

Oginni had dragged Oguntoyinbo before a Federal High Court sitting in Abeokuta to challenge Oguntoyinbo’s eligibility as governorship candidate of the party.

Recall that, Oguntoyinbo had attempted to withdraw the Petition PET/OG/GOV/01/2023 filed by Olaposi Oginni on behalf Ogun state NNPP at the tribunal in Abeokuta but struck out for lack of locus standi.

Oguntoyinbo, therefore, approached the Court of Appeal sitting in Ibadan to upturn the decision of the Ogun State Governorship Election Tribunal that Comrade Oginni Olaposi Sunday and The Ogun State Executive Council with their Counsel Peter Ogah are the custodian of NNPP in Ogun State and consequently the owner of the Petition at the tribunal.

But the Appeal Court dismissed Oguntoyinbo’s application for being grossly incompetent and lack of merits.

Reacting, the NNPP Chairman in Ogun state, Comrade Oginni Olaposi Sunday said, “in the point of law and constitutional democracy, so far the judgments of the lower court and that of the Appeal Court are not upturned by the Supreme Court, the Judgement Subsists.

“Any attempt by any money missed road politician to highjack The structure of NNPP in Ogun State shall continue to meet with Waterloo.

“Ordinarily, The Ogun State Chairman of NNPP, Comrade Oginni Olaposi Sunday wouldn’t have Appeal the Judgement of The Federal High Court because there’s no Pronouncement but recognizing the level of illiteracy and desperation of Oguntoyinbo and his co-travelers, Ogun NNPP under the Leadership of Comrade Oginni Olaposi Sunday filled A NOTICE OF APPEAL to set the record straight.

“The Ogun State Executive Council hereby calls on Oguntoyinbo to take a deep breath and come to think about his continued and perpetual failures in his desperation to highjack The Leadership of Ogun NNPP.

“Ogun NNPP is in a very safe Hand. There’s no room for Highjackers.”

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top button