Ondo election: APC predicts 55% win for Akeredolu

An assessment team sent by the All Progressives Congress National Campaign Committee on Ondo State Gubernatorial Election has projected a 55-58 per cent margin of victory in favour of incumbent Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, SAN.

A member of the team, who is also the Director-General of the Voice of Nigeria, Mr. Osita Okechukwu, disclosed this at a media briefing in Abuja, on Tuesday.

The team also dismissed fears that the alliance of 11 missionary political parties will stop the victory of the incumbent Governor and APC candidate, in the Saturday, October 10, 2020, gubernatorial election.

The VON DG said, “The APC National Campaign Committee sent some of us to Ondo State for on the spot assessment of our chances. We spent seven days mingling with people of all classes and cadre. To be frank, without being immodest, Aketi’s chances of winning the election hover between 55-58 percent.

“Take this to the bank and please permit me to name some projects to be executed and the ongoing ones.

“Infrastructure-wise, he has performed creditably well in Akure, building roads, schools, and hospitals amongst others. In road construction, he has completed 125 kilometres of roads and work is ongoing on 279 kilometres, to be completed in his second tenure.

“The Okitipupa road, which was in a deplorable state, under previous governments, has been fully rehabilitated by the Rotimi Akeredolu government. He dualised the road in Akoko, Ondo South. He built roads in Irele.

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