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The chairman of Registered Political Parties in Ogun State, Comrade Oginni Olaposi has advised the state governor, Dapo Abiodun to show courage of leadership by tendering an unreserved apology to the Nigeria Medical Association and the Association of Resident Doctors in the state.
PLATFORM TIMES had reported that the governor while addressing newsmen has described the strike embarked by the resident doctors of Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Ago-Iwoye as irresponsible and political motivated action.
But, Oginni in a statement made available to newsmen maintained that it is bad for the governor to start his second year in office with quarrel and disputes with an organized body like Nigerian Medical Association.
He also lamented that it is worrisome that the governor is openly picking a fight with the the front-liners in the fight against COVID-19 in the state.
Oginni also alleged that the governor is surrounded with some sycophants who were reportedly deceiving him that all is well.
According to him, recognising that some aides of Governor Abiodun are with psychopathic behaviours and hence deceived the Governor that all is well.
He added, “Gov. Dapo Abiodun should show courage of Leadership by tendering an unreserved apology to the NMA and Ogun State Resident Doctors.
“It’s a bad signal for the Governor to start his second year in office with quarrel and disputes with an organized body like Nigerian Medical Association!
“It’s worrisome that a Government who pretends to have spent so much in the fight against Covid 19 will openly come out to pick a fight with the Soldiers needed at the front line to prosecute the war!
“Gov. Abiodun should not be deceived….Ogun State people are worried about the Governor calling certified Doctors irresponsible for asking for their rights.
“We are afraid of another ” Constituted Authority ” If it happened to Doctors and we kept quiet…. It may soon degenerate to Despotism.
We hereby call on Gov.Dapo Abiodun to do the needful by making sure this situation arrested and nip in the bud.
“In the same vein, we also wish to advice Gov.Abiodun to stop the habit of reading political meanings to genuine agitation and demands of his subjects.
“It’s more healthy and beneficial to the Governor to listen to Constructive criticism than listening to himself and sycophants around him.”