The Secretary to Ondo State Government, Ifedayo Abegunde, this morning resigned his appointment.
He thanked the state governor, Arakunrin Olurotimi Akeredolu for offering him the opportunity to serve the people of the state.
Abegunde, who has yet to reveal his next line of action wished the governor soonest recovery, having self-isolated for coronavirus sting though asymptomatic.
He said his resignation took effect from today, Monday, July 6, 2020.
The letter titled ‘Letter of Resignation Effective 6th July 2020’ read, “I, Hon. Ifedayo Sunday Abegunde, the Secretary to the State Government of Ondo State hereby tender my letter of resignation.
“I want to thank Mr Governor for giving me the opportunity to serve the Government and people of Ondo State.”
“Again, my family and I wish Mr Governor quick recovery.”
The political clime in Ondo has assumed a new tempo with a gale of resignation depleting Akeredolu’s cabinet.
The Deputy Governor, Agboola Ajayi, had earlier dumped his principal and declared for the Peoples Democratic Party.
No fewer than nine aspirants including Ajayi were recently screened by the Yakubu Dogara-led PDP screening committee for the party’s primary slated later for 22nd and 23rd of July, 2020.