Ondo Commissioner of Police Bolaji Salami on Saturday night led a team of policemen to stop Deputy Governor Agboola Ajayi from leaving the Government House with official vehicles.
Ajayi had wanted to leave the Government House with the vehicles, claiming he no longer feel safe in the premises.
But the Police boss stopped him, asking Ajayi to return on Sunday because he had orders from above not to allow him leave with the vehicles.
Ondo CP bars Deputy Gov from leaving with official vehicles
AUTHENTIC NEWS GIANT learnt that Agboola Ajayi attempted to leave with the vehicles preparatory to his anticipated defection to the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) on Monday.
There had been no love lost between him and Governor Rotimi Akeredolu.
Ajayi is expected to contest the governorship election with Akeredolu on the platform of the PDP.