The oyo chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has expressed disappointment over the Wednesday rally of the rulling People’s Democratic Party (PDP) at Mapo hall, Ibadan.
In a statement by the state Publicity Secretary of APC, Dr Azeez Olatunde expressed dismay that when Countries,States and Communities globally were locked down in an unprecedented on going efforts at eradicating and preventing continuous spread of Contagious COVID-19 which no known cure or vaccine is yet to be discovered,the Government of Oyo State under the leadership of Engr SEYI MAKINDE organised a needless Political Jamboree in Ibadan.
“At the peak of “global Street emptiness where strategic and important meetings are held on conference Telephone calls” PDP were organizing Political Jamboree o on Mapo hall Ibadan with thousands of Rented crowds?, which imply that the lives of the people of Oyo State is of No value to the Government of Engr SEYI MAKINDE.”
The party also queried PDP over the musician that performed at the rally who breeze into Nigeria to play from UK, one of the 13 countries under Nigeria sanction for the COVID-19, less than 48 hours without being tested or quarantined , thereby toying with the lives of the innocent people of Oyo State.
“Furthermore , this COVID-19 pandemic is no respecter of any Person or even status, if President of Ghana, H. E, Nana Akufo Addo could be confirmed to have tested positive to the Pandemic.
The party expressed surprise to how the Oyo State government of Engr Seyi Makinde has handled the pandemic so far adding that if federal government and some of its agencies can be so proactive , then much is needed to be asked from state government on why it showed such laickadasical attitudes.