- Peoples Democratic Party women leader has accused Governor Ayodele Fayose of threatening her life because she refused to support his preferred candidate Kolapo Olusola
- The women leader, Felicia Arise, in Ilupeju Ward 2, Oye local government has petitioned police over the matter
- Arise said she has not committed any offence to warrant being punished by the governor
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) women leader in Ilupeju Ward 2, Oye local government Felicia Arise on Monday, April 16, alleged threat to her life by some loyalists of Ekiti state Governor Ayo Fayose.
The Nation reports that Arise, in a petition to the commissioner of police Ibrahim Chafe claimed that her life was being threatened for her refusal to support Governor Fayose’s preferred candidate Kolapo Olusola.
In the petition, Arise said she was being victimised for supporting former minister of state for works, prince Dayo Adeyeye.
According to the petition by her lawyer, Sule Longe Arise said she had not committed any offence to warrant being punished.
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She said the governor’s loyalists also pronounced her removal as the ward’s women leader, saying the purported action is illegal, unconstitutional, null, void and of no effect whatsoever.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had reported that some women of the PDP decried the growing suffering experienced by the masses.
The women condemning the leadership style of the All Progressives Congress (APC) said power must come back to the PDP in 2019.
The national expanded caucus meeting of the PDP in Abuja on Monday, July 17, the national coordinator of women solidarity group Rita Audu, said her team are set to mobilize party members in preparation for the 2019 election.
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