The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has raised the alarm of an alleged plan via the presidency to “incarcerate, indefinitely, the outgoing governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose”.
This used to be contained in a observation via Kola Ologbondiyan, National Publicity Secretary of the birthday party, accusing the anti-graft fee of “showing bias by deriding the Governor, making light of a very serious matter by mocking him and asking him to come before his tenure elapsed”.
The observation learn: “The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that the Presidency has directed the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to incarcerate, indefinitely, the outgoing governor of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayodele Fayose.
“Information on the birthday party’s disposal and in every single place the social media point out that the Presidency has put the fee on alert to arrest the governor in the dead of night lately and detain him indefinitely. The alleged directive via the Presidency isn’t unconnected with the plot to make use of the EFCC and different safety businesses to incarcerate the governor owing to his continual grievance of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led APC govt.
“This uncompromising stands of the outgoing governor against the present administration was the reason Ekiti State was invaded and taken by force during the last governorship election.”
The birthday party additionally accused the EFCC of hatching plans to enclose Fayose’s place of abode in the dead of night.
The observation endured: “By 12 middle of the night, the governor’s place of abode is predicted to be surrounded via armed males of the EFCC underneath the pretence that they’d data of his plot to flee. This is to succeed in their plan to humiliate the governor and painting him in dangerous mild to the general public via dramatising his arrest.
“Nigerians can recall that it used to be the governor who presented to put up himself to the EFCC in spite of the fee’s transparent show of bias and partisanship as demonstrated in its quite a lot of movements, particularly its tweets and striking the governor on safety watch-list.
“The EFCC even unprofessionally confirmed its bias in deriding the governor, making mild of an excessively severe topic via mocking him and asking him to come back before his tenure elapsed, which the governor declined consistent with the constitutional immunity. It is now past dispute that Governor Fayose isn’t a scoundrel operating clear of justice. Whatever the EFCC, APC, and the Presidency’s spin-doctors might say, it is usually transparent to everybody that Fayose isn’t a coward; nor is he scared of the EFCC.
“Fayose is ready and in a position to protect himself within the court docket of legislation. Neither the Presidency nor EFCC is a court docket of legislation. Since the EFCC stated it had dusted up Fayose’s recordsdata, it will have to be in a position to take him to court docket once he items him on the company’s place of job on Tuesday.
“Governor Fayose has offered to walk to the EFCC office by himself and nothing must happen to him tonight. The PDP condemns this resort to fascism by the APC government, saying the whole world should be at alert to see another demonstration of crude disrespect for the rule of law and rights of Nigerians.”