Adeoti said this in Osogbo in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
NAN recalls that the UPN, in a statement signed by its National Chairman, Dr Fredrick Fasheun, said that it did not field any candidate to contest the election. [eap_ad_1] Adeoti said the statement was “laughable and illogical’’, considering the guidelines for disqualification of candidates set out by INEC in the Electoral Act. He said that he was still in the race for Saturday’s election on the platform of UPN.
“On what ground can a candidate be disqualified barely 48 hours to an election by a political party.
He explained that Adeoti was still among the 20 candidates that would contest the election on the platform of UPN. (NAN)