They allegedly said he singlehandedly picked the executive without consulting them and claimed his actions was a betrayal of trust.
Recall, before, during and after the PDP crisis in kosofe indeed Lagos state, The former PDP deputy state chairman team up with the global mandate in attempts to wrestle the party control out of his once estranged friend, the new elected Lagos state PDP deputy state chairman Alhaji welly hasan.
He threw his weight behind Hon. Victor Olajide to emerge as the factional kosofe Lga chairman. While Hassan supported the current elected chairman Mr. Kunle koya according to our findings.
Sequel to the dissolution of Lagos state excos by pdp national Secretariat, finally threw spanner into the actualization of his candidate Hon. Victor Olajide mandate
The consultant, and the former house of representative aspirant , who is fondly called Sure victory or ATM in kosofe political parlance as result of his financial contributions into the party was further affected by the sharing formula the warring factions of Maina, BG and Jimi Agbaje adopted which made kosofe lga to be conceded to the Jaykay camp led by Hassan’s.
This developments, should dissuade those attempting to drop the coffin at his backyard amongst the aggrieved partners that the blames wasn’t entirely his at all.
Because everything was completely beyond his power nor his God father Chief Bode George, the PDP top contender aspirant for the national chairman.
The political partners was further angered because all the five principal officers: chairman, woman leader,youth leader,treasurer and general secretary all went to kosofe constituency ll. Thereby, making kosofe constituency l, to appeared like a follow come politicians despite the fact that the majority of the political leader’s are in the constituency.
However, those the former deputy chairman partnered with were not happy and thoughts he was the brain behind the 5 principal officers that went to kosofe ll.
A source in welly camp who doesn’t want his name in print counsel the aggrieved members that Hon. Ola Apena totally did his best and he can not be blamed. Added , that the lopsided selection was caused by the three groups rather than spreading the positions across or enter mutual understanding on how to share them across the 10wards but chose to limit it to their area of strength.
Another sources in ogunlewes’s wing of kosofe politics hinted that they have procured sizable number of canes(Penkere) worth of 5000 and promised to beat the former deputy for sharing lga executive positions without consulting them after they stood with him and for allegedly being rude, boastful and arrogant to them.
Kosofepost contacted Hon. Ola Apena, to hear his reaction over the allegations. And he replied thus:
“These are pure internal matters of the party not meant for public consumption. By the way I don’t know who these aggrieved members are. Every body that matters in kosofe PDP knows my house. and have my phone no. More so I have my ears very close to the ground. We shall do all the needful to ensure that the party waxes stronger in kosofe for better performance come 2019, Apena stated.