The Governor of Ogun State, Ibikunle Amosun, has debunked the media report that he fears President Muhammadu Buhari.
While addressing the state All Progressives Congress (APC) executive committee on its dissolution and inauguration of a caretaker committee by the National Working Committee of the party, Amosun was quoted as saying that he does not fear all of them put together.
He was further quoted to have said that he only fear President Muhammadu Buhari and God.
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Reacting to the media report, Amosun said he was shocked to read on the pages of newspapers on Saturday that he fears God and Buhari.
The governor’s reaction came during the 2018 Christmas Carol and Service of Nine Lessons organised by the state government in Abeokuta, the state capital.
“To put the record straight, I never said I fear President Muhammadu Buhari. I only said I fear God. I don’t fear President Buhari.
“You know this is our time as politicians, a time when politicians will call black, blue.
“Yesterday (Friday), I held a meeting with our people, and the way I started was that, I was brought up to fear God.
“But I saw newspapers this morning (Saturday) that Amosun says he fears God and Buhari.
“No! It is only God I fear, the one that is alive, the only one that will say a thing no one can change. That is the only God that I fear.
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