Following allegations, counter-allegations and violence reported by both the Ekiti state governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose and the Nigeria Police force, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, on Thursday said that he is not happy with the happenings in the state.
Ooni of Ife, According to Punch, Ooni in a statement by his Directorate of Media and Public Affairs said,“What I heard happening in Ekiti State during this electioneering period does not make me happy as their father.
Enough of the crisis; we do not want any crisis in Yoruba land. “Where there is violence, progress and tranquility will be deprived, but where there is peace, there is progress.”
“I specifically warn all youths in Ekiti State to maintain peaceful coexistence before, during and after the election, as brighter future awaits them if they productively discover themselves.
“Youths must refuse to be used for political violence that waste lives because they too can become governor or President of the country in the nearest future.”