Ondo Decides 2020: Why Akeredolu snubbed deputy at Peace Accord signing
Ondo Decides 2020 governorship election, on Tuesday, had all the candidates sign a peace accord to ensure a violence-free election.
IexclusiveNews reports that those present were the Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu of All Progressives Congress (APC), Eyitayo Jegede of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), and the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) candidate and deputy governor of the state, Agboola Ajayi, along with the candidates of other parties.
There was mild drama at the end of the event, as Akeredolu refused to shake hands with his deputy, Ajayi.
There was a drama when the three major candidates were asked to embrace, shake hands or bump elbows with one another as a sign that they had embraced peace.
Akeredolu greeted Jegede by bumping elbows, but when it was the turn of his deputy, the governor refused to shake hands with or embrace him. Instead, he just waved at Ajayi