Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state has stated that former President Olusegun Obasanjo ought to cease elevating false alarm on plot to arrest him and moderately be able to clear his identify of any allegation levelled in opposition to him.
Obasanjo had on Friday accused the President Muhammadu Buhari authorities of planning to arrest and detain him.
Fayose, in an assertion signed by his Special Assistant on Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka, on Saturday, mentioned Obasanjo deserves no matter humiliation he was getting from President Muhammadu Buhari.
Fayose mentioned; “When different Nigerians had been on the receiving finish of President Muhammadu Buhari’s dictatorship, Obasanjo was going out and in of the Presidential Villa.
“Nigerians are being humiliated and tried every day by the dictatorial government of President Muhammadu Buhari that he (Obasanjo) helped to enthrone. Some of us have gone through trials before and we are not afraid of trials even today.”
“The President can go ahead and arrest Obasanjo if he desires but he should remember that what goes around comes around. He won’t be President forever too. After all, they have been intimidating and humiliating former President Goodluck Jonathan and his wife.”
“Where was he when Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd) was arrested and detained since 2015 despite court orders for his release? When over 1,000 members of the Nigeria’s Islamic Movement were killed in Zaria and their leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky arrested and dumped in detention since 2016 despite court orders to release him, what did Obasanjo do?” Fayose queried.