Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, on Wednesday, mentioned he by no means interfered with the appointments of judges within the state, citing faith.
The governor spoke whereas internet hosting the Muslim Ummah at his residence in Ibadan.
Makinde famous that his authorities has continued to be truthful to all religions and ensured that benefit had been thought of for appointments and recruitments within the state.
The Oyo helsman mentioned although some parts had been making an attempt to trigger confusion alongside non secular traces, they haven’t been profitable as a result of the federal government has been clear.
He mentioned as a substitute of dissipating power on non secular variations, residents of the state ought to unite to battle the challenges of poverty and starvation.
“We thank God for Oyo State and for permitting the efforts of those that are attempting to trigger confusion and chaos on this authorities to all the time show abortive.
“The newest one is on the difficulty of the judges. I do know we can’t query God on these he determined to name. We simply have to just accept it that means.
“I didn’t intervene within the issues of judges however I all the time prefer to know those that will probably be appointed, due to the approval I have to make – to know if due course of was adopted and that has been my method.”
The governor dared these alleging that he wrote a letter to dam a specific individual from being appointed as a decide within the state to supply it.
“If they are saying I need to block a specific individual, am I God? I used to be alleged to have written a letter indicating that the appointments of 1 Muslim and three Christians needs to be balanced out.
“We simply completed fasting and I’m saying earlier than you that once they got here to satisfy me, I insisted that the person who got here first within the interview have to be included. I didn’t even know if the individual was a Christian or a Muslim.
“As a matter of truth, those that know me know I don’t contemplate faith in my appointments. My focus is all the time on benefit, efficiency and supply”, he added.
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