It sounds incredible but it is true. Thegazellenews.com has made a startling discovery of a present minister in the cabinet of President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan and frontline campaigner for the second term bid of the president is currently dating a member of the House of Representatives who is equally deep in the campaign to unseat Jonathan.
Oloye Jumoke Akinjide, Minister of State for Federal Capital Territory (FCT) is a frontline campaigner for Jonathan.
In fact, she is the leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State and is in control of the disbursement of funds for the presidential campaign in Oyo State.
Suffice to add that she is also daughter of Second Republic Minister for Justice and Attorney General, Chief Richard Akinjide.
Thegazellenews.com can revealed that the present lover of Jumoke Akinjide is a member of the House of Representatives from Kwara, Ahman Patigi who represents Patigi Federal Constituency in the lower chamber of the National Assembly.
Patigi is not only a staunch member of the All Progressives Congress (APC), he is also a leading member of the campaign team for Muhammadu Buhari to unseat President Jonathan.
This medium learnt that the two lovebirds have been dating prior to the defection of Patigi to PDP and they have continued their love affair even after political affiliation separated them.
“As I’m talking to you, they are both living together in Abuja and their affair is an open secret to many of their colleagues,” sources told thegazellenews.com.
This medium learnt that Jumoke has made several efforts to drag Patigi back to PDP but the later has insisted that it is the junior FCT Minister who should join him in APC, afterall he is the man and the head of the house.
In the face of the fierce battle between Jonathan and Buhari for the control of Nigerians’ votes on Saturday, 28th March, 2015, presidential election, expect a fiercer battle in the Abuja home of Patigi and Jumoke Akinjide.