After Battle With Tinubu and Oyetola, Aregbesola Speaks on Next Political Move

After Battle With Tinubu and Oyetola, Aregbesola Speaks on Next Political Move

  • President Bola Tinubu's former protégé, Rauf Aregbesola, has said he will soon announce his next political move to the people of Osun
  • The former governor of Osun state said he was betrayed by his successor, Gboyega Oyetola, who is a brother to President Tinubu
  • In the build-up to the 2022 governorship election in Osun state, Aregbesola was caught in a viral video saying Tinubu did not want what happened to Akinwunmi Ambode in Lagos to happen to Oyetola journalist Bada Yusuf is an accomplished politics and current affairs editor, boasting over seven years of experience in journalism and writing.

Rauf Aregbesola, the former governor of Osun state, has revealed plans to announce his next political move to the people of the state.

This is coming after a long silent battle between him and President Bola Tinubu and Gboyega Oyetola, the immediate past Osun state governor.

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Aregbesola says he will reveal the next political move soon Photo Credit: Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Rauf Aregbesola, Gboyega Oyetola
Source: Twitter

How Oyetola betrayed me, Aregesola speaks

According to TheCable, the immediate past minister of interior made the comment at the end of the year event organised for him by his loyalists in Ilesa, Osun state.

Speaking at the event, Aregbesola said he and his loyalists were betrayed by his successor, Oyetola

He said:

“We did our own eight years in office, and by the grace of God, we handed over power to the person who we felt would meet our interests and that of the party,
“But he betrayed us and the party. Those who are not patient and not in Osun began to say rubbish about the matter."

Aregbesola speaks on his battle with Oyetola, Tinubu

The former governor further revealed how the conditions given by his camp during a peace meeting ahead of the 2022 governorship election in the state were ignored by the Oyetola's camp.

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Recall that the loss of Oyetola in the election marked the beginning of the feud between Aregbesola and President Tinubu.

Aregbesola was caught in a video ahead of the election that Tinubu did not want what he did to the former governor of Lagos state, Akinwunmi Ambode, to happen to his brother, Oyetola.

See the video here:

"You can turn lies to truth": Onikijipa speaks on Tinubu, Aregbesola's rift earlier reported a prediction that Tinubu and Aregbesola would end their rift soon.

The Mufti of Ilorin Sheik Sulaiman Farooq Onikijapa predicted the eight-day prayer for the late Sheik Abdulwahab Banni Afonta, an Osogbo-based Islamic cleric.

Onikijipa noted that it would take time before peace would return between the duo but expressed optimism that the two would soon come together as before.


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