Ahead of the Ondo State Governorship election which is slated for October 10, 2020, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu’s Senior Special Assistant on Political Matters (South), Andrew Ogunsakin has resigned his appointment with immediate effect.
Ogunsakin made his decision known in a letter dated September 18, 2020, and addressed to the Governor.
The letter reads: “Permit me, your Excellency, to use this medium to convey my irrevocable decision to resign my office as Senior Special Assistant on Political (South) to the Governor of Ondo State with effect from today, September 18, 2020.
“The call of my constituents on me to join the train to actualize a common aspiration different from what is offered by your government and your party stands at the root of my decision to quit at this point. Being an appointee, this will necessarily conflict with the performance of my duty to you hence my resignation.
“I thank your Excellency for the opportunity afforded me to serve the good people of Ondo State as SSA, for the period I was in office.
“Once again, Sir, please accept my appreciation and very high regard.”