Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State, Chief Jide Awe has dismissed speculations that he resigned from his position.
He described a press statement in circulation, which purported that he resigned, as “fake news”.
In a chat with DAILY POST Monday night, Jide Awe said he was shocked by our reporter’s question.
[b] “Someone said I resigned? Me? But is resignation done on behalf of a person?”, he quipped.
“Please ignore mischief makers and their sponsors. I am with my party, APC and our candidate, Kayode Fayemi.
“We are working for his victory; we are with him. Please help me get the word out, I never resigned; I remain APC chairman in Ekiti. Thank you”
In a statement, Awe was quoted as allegedly saying, “Consequent upon irreconcilable difference between my good self and our party’s governorship candidate, Dr. Kayode Fayemi.