Jegede Charge Supporters Not To Be Discouraged As Journey Like This Takes Time.
Reacting to the verdict of the Election Petition Tribunal which ruled it lack the jurisdictional power to decide the case brought before it as it was a pure constitutional matter, Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Eyitayo Jegede, SAN who in conjunction with his party instituted the petition reacted to the verdict by charging his supporters not to be discouraged.
Addressing his supporters at his residence shortly after the judgment, the learned silk said ” what the tribunal has said is that we have no locus to challenge these constitutional issues, they said anybody as long as he is a member of the party can sign the nomination of it candidate”.
He stressed that ” there are processes that we can follow, we will exploit all those processes, this is the first one and there is no looking back, we should not be discouraged by this, we should know that journeys like this take time but we will arrive safely at our destination”
He reiterated that the legal pursuit is in the interest of the good people of Ondo State.
“The good people of Ondo State deserve the best, this legal pursuit is not for any personal interest, it is in the interest of the good people of Ondo State”