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Nigeria Alert Sunday 7th March 2022

The Osi Basorun of Ibadanland and 2023 Oyo State Governorship hopeful, Chief Dr. Azeez Popoola Adeduntan has advised the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State and at the national level,to ensure it holds a free ,fair and credible primary election to choose the candidate of the party for the 2023 governorship election.

He said the party needs a credible and vibrant candidate to which he (Adeduntan) represents to defeat the sitting governor of the state, -Seyi Makinde and other candidates from other political parties.

Adeduntan, -a Havard trained Board certified International cardiovascular surgeon ,a 2011 Labour Party candidate for Oyo state GOVERNORSHIP and former COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH in the state spoke on Sunday ,while addressing journalists at an event held at University of Ibadan on Sunday.

He stated that he is expecting the party to release its guidelines for party primary election soon ,in line with the new electoral law signed recently by President Mohammadu Buhari.

“I don’t want to tell them what modalities to adopt for the election because if I do, people will say I’m an interested party.

“But I want to advise the party to ensure it holds a free ,fair & credible primary election in choosing its candidate for the governorship election.”

The founder, Dr Azeez Popoola Adeduntan Foundation (DAPAF) said his aspiration for the governorship seat of Oyo state was based on his confidence in the people and the knowledge of the fact that only God gives power.

He said he was not in doubt that if the contest is fair, he would clinch the ticket of the APC for the contest.

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