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Adisa, who was reacting to a statement credited to the governorship candidate of the African Democratic Congress in the 2019 election in the state, Chief Femi Lanlehin, said the opposition leaders’ penchant to raise the alarm around issue of insecurity and exaggerate the same beyond the realm of reality is a ploy to create fear in the minds of residents of the state and slow down its thriving economy.

The party in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary,  Kola Ologbondiyan in Abuja urged the service chiefs to note that their appointment at this time demanded a huge sense of commitment.

The party said the lingering #EndSARS protests had revealed the intensity of the anger in the land, adding that people were fed up with both the ruling All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party as a result of the failure of the two parties to harness the vast resources of the country for sustainable growth and development over the years.

In 2019, it was not mere accident that all major stakeholders in Oyo State’s politics, apart from those who benefited from the rot the immediate past administration created, wanted a real change in the way that the business of governance was conducted in the state.

The invitation of Na’Abba is coming three days after the Secret Police quizzed a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria and presidential candidate of the African Democratic Congress for the 2015 elections, Dr. Obadiah Mailafia

Akhigbe, a foremost medical scientist and grassroots mobiliser, who hails from Esan North Local Government Area of Edo State, clinched the ADC ticket with a wide margin at the party’s primaries on Saturday.