339 Views

PDP Hails Ruling On Oyo LG Dissolution

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Oyo State Chapter has hailed the ruling of an Oyo State High Court, sitting in Ibadan, which granted a stay of execution of a judgment which prevented the state government from removing local government Chairmen and Councillors.

A statement by the Publicity Secretary of the party, Mr Akeem Olatunji, made available to newsmen on Tuesday indicated that the court ruling was in clear adherence to the dictates of the rule of law.

Justice Aderonke Aderemi had on May 6, 2019, delivered a judgment barring the state government, the governor, the House of Assembly or any of its agents from dissolving the executives of the local governments and local council development areas in the state.

The Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON), Oyo State Chapter, had filed a motion seeking to enforce the May 6 judgment on the grounds that the new administration in the state had dissolved council chairmen in contradiction of the judgment and the governor is planning to appoint caretaker chairmen for the local governments and local council development areas.

But Justice Ladiran Akintola of the Oyo State High Court sitting at Ring Road, Ibadan, on Tuesday granted the order of a Stay of Execution of the earlier judgment.

The statement read in part: “Though Counsel to the Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON) had attempted to further delay the matter at the resumed hearing on Tuesday, Justice Akintola displayed courage and forthrightness by granting the stay of execution, following arguments by Barrister Adeniyi Farinto.
“We commend the judiciary for living up to its appellation as the real last hope of the oppressed. We equally urge the Government of Oyo State to swiftly swing into action by taking the necessary steps to reposition the local government system in the state.
“As the ruling party in Oyo State, we will solidly stand behind Governor Seyi Makinde in his efforts at ensuring that sanity returns to the local government system in the state while brushing aside all obstructive plots and tendencies of the immediate past ALGON members in the state.”

58 Comments

  1. I just want to mention I am very new to blogs and absolutely enjoyed this web site. Very likely I’m planning to bookmark your blog post . You actually come with beneficial well written articles. Kudos for sharing with us your web-site.

  2. Hello there! I know this is somewhat off topic but I was wondering which blog platform are you using for this site? I’m getting sick and tired of WordPress because I’ve had issues with hackers and I’m looking at alternatives for another platform. I would be fantastic if you could point me in the direction of a good platform.|

  3. Very nice post. I simply stumbled upon your blog and wanted to mention that I have truly enjoyed surfing around your weblog posts. After all I’ll be subscribing for your rss feed and I hope you write again very soon!|

  4. Appreciating the dedication you put into your website and detailed information you offer. It’s awesome to come across a blog every once in a while that isn’t the same outdated rehashed material. Fantastic read! I’ve saved your site and I’m including your RSS feeds to my Google account.|

  5. Hey! I know this is somewhat off topic but I was wondering if you knew where I could find a captcha plugin for my comment form? I’m using the same blog platform as yours and I’m having problems finding one? Thanks a lot!|

  6. Thank you for your site post. Jones and I have already been saving to get a new e book on this subject matter and your post has made all of us to save money. Your notions really resolved all our questions. In fact, over what we had thought of before we came across your excellent blog. We no longer nurture doubts along with a troubled mind because you have attended to the needs here. Thanks

  7. I was honored to get a call from my friend when he found out the important guidelines shared in your site. Examining your blog write-up is a real great experience. Thanks again for considering readers like me, and I wish you the best of achievements as a professional in this field.

  8. You really make it appear so easy together with your presentation but I to find this matter to be really something that I believe I’d never understand. It sort of feels too complicated and very wide for me. I’m looking forward on your next publish, I’ll try to get the cling of it!

  9. I have been exploring for a little bit for any high-quality articles or blog posts in this sort of area . Exploring in Yahoo I eventually stumbled upon this website. Reading this info So i am happy to show that I’ve an incredibly excellent uncanny feeling I found out exactly what I needed. I most unquestionably will make certain to do not fail to remember this website and give it a glance regularly.

  10. We are a gaggle of volunteers and opening a brand new scheme in our community. Your site provided us with useful info to work on. You’ve done an impressive activity and our whole neighborhood shall be grateful to you.|

  11. Have you ever heard of second life (sl for short). It is basically a video game where you can do anything you want. sl is literally my second life (pun intended lol). If you want to see more you can see these second life articles and blogs

  12. Attractive section of content. I simply stumbled upon your blog and in accession capital to claim that I get actually enjoyed account your blog posts. Anyway I’ll be subscribing to your feeds and even I achievement you get entry to persistently fast.

  13. fantastic publish, very informative. I’m wondering why the opposite specialists of this sector don’t realize this. You should continue your writing. I’m sure, you’ve a great readers’ base already!

  14. hello there and thank you for your information – I’ve certainly picked up something new from right here. I did however expertise several technical issues using this website, since I experienced to reload the web site a lot of times previous to I could get it to load correctly. I had been wondering if your hosting is OK? Not that I’m complaining, but slow loading instances times will often affect your placement in google and can damage your quality score if advertising and marketing with Adwords. Anyway I am adding this RSS to my email and can look out for a lot more of your respective exciting content. Ensure that you update this again soon..

  15. What’s Happening i am new to this, I stumbled upon this I have discovered It absolutely useful and it has helped me out loads. I hope to give a contribution & help other customers like its aided me. Great job.

  16. Have you ever heard of second life (sl for short). It is basically a online game where you can do anything you want. SL is literally my second life (pun intended lol). If you would like to see more you can see these second life articles and blogs

  17. Have you ever heard of second life (sl for short). It is basically a online game where you can do anything you want. sl is literally my second life (pun intended lol). If you would like to see more you can see these Second Life articles and blogs

  18. Magnificent goods from you, man. I have be mindful your stuff prior to and you are just too great. I actually like what you’ve bought here, certainly like what you’re stating and the way through which you are saying it. You make it entertaining and you continue to care for to stay it wise. I can’t wait to read far more from you. That is actually a tremendous web site.

  19. Thanks for sharing excellent informations. Your web-site is so cool. I’m impressed by the details that you’ve on this website. It reveals how nicely you perceive this subject. Bookmarked this web page, will come back for more articles. You, my friend, ROCK! I found just the information I already searched everywhere and just couldn’t come across. What an ideal web-site.

  20. I’ve been browsing on-line more than three hours as of late, but I by no means found any interesting article like yours. It is pretty worth enough for me. In my view, if all site owners and bloggers made good content material as you did, the web will probably be much more useful than ever before.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


*