By; BAYO AKAMO, Ibadan
Former deputy governor of Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore on Wednesday debunked rumours making the rounds that he has dumped his gubernatorial ambition in the September 22, governorship election in Osun State.
Senator Omisore in a statement issued by his Media Team and made available to newsmen said the rumours were been peddled by some of his political detractors and enemies of progress that he has jettisoned his gubernatorial ambition was “one of their antics at misinforming the good people of Osun state especial now that the governorship election is fast approaching.
The former deputy governor of Osun state emphasized that the said rumour of his purported withdrawal from the 2018 governorship election was part of the series of wicked lies already packaged by his political antagonists and enemies of Osun state to confused the people of Osun state about the coming governorship poll.
“This is to state emphatically that I, Senator Iyiola Omisore is still in the race for the governorship election in our dear Osun state scheduled to hold on September, 22, this year. My ambition to contest the governorship election remains intact and unshaking by the Special grace of God. I am saying here that I have not and will not shy away from my determination to liberate the people of Osun state by serving them as the next governor of Osun state” he said.
Describing the rumour of his withdrawal from the governorship race as figment of the imagination of some day dreaming and desperate politicians, Senator Omisore urged his ” teeming supporters in and across Osun state to disregard the rumour of his withdrawal and continue to work and pray for his victory in the September governorship poll in the state.
“Let me assure the good people of Osun State, that there will be no going back in my ambition to contest the September, 22, 2018 governorship election in Osun state. By the special of God, my victory in the September 22 election is certain and already ordained by God. Enough of display of all these desperate antics of telling/spreading of falsehood all in the name of achieving cheap political points. It is glaring that my political detractors have again failed with this recent wicked lie.”
Senator Omisore then advised the people of Osun state and his supporters to continue to be law abiding, peace loving and at all times pray for a free, fair and peaceful governorship election in the state come September 22 this year as every indications pointed at the fact that God willing, both the PDP and APC shall be struggling for distant 2nd position come September 22 2018,”
“With God on our side especially on the September 22, governorship election in Osun, our victory is certain. This project is not of man but of God, I am again appealing to my teeming supporters in and across Osun State and beyond to be steadfast, focused and committed to salvaging our dear state by joining hands with me in restoring the lost glory of our dear state. For me, I am ready and there is no going back in my governorship ambition and we shall triumph. Once again, I am urging my supporters as well as the entire people of Osun state to at all times ignore all the lies and propaganda by enemies of Osun state and democracy.”