Ifedayo Abegunde, the Secretary to the Ondo State Government, has resigned his appointment.
Abegunde confirmed his resignation to pressmen on Monday.
Although he did not give any reason for his decision, the former SSG said he would make his next line of action known soon.
He informed the state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, about his decision in a letter dated July 6, 2020.
The former SSG thanked Governor Akeredolu for the opportunity given to him to serve the people of the state.
He also wished the governor who is isolation after testing positive to coronavirus (COVID-19) a quick recovery.
Abegunde, an Indigene of Akure, the Ondo State capital, was appointed by the governor as the SSG in March 2017.
He had also represented the Akure North/South Constituency in the House of Representatives between 2003 and 2007.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had fixed October 10 to conduct the governorship election in the state.