It was a historic moment on Wednesday for the people of ward 3 in Odeda Local government of Ogun state, as (Dr) Wale Olajide when he visited the State Secretariat of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Abeokuta to pick the Nomination and Expression of Interest Form for the Ogun state house of assembly to represent Odeda State constituency.
Olajide who was accompanied by numerous of supporters after purchasing the nomination form said “this is a time for good representation, the peculiar thing is that we are ready, we possess the qualities and capacity to deliver the effective legislative representation that my constituency deserved.
He vouched to aid rapid development of the axis if given the party ticket ahead of the 2023 general elections.
A medical doctor, who had once contested for the same position in 2015 before it was give to a female candidate, Hon. Adekanbi Yetunde Sogbeyin explained that he has a vast experience in turning around events for good at the grassroots level, widely connected, a loyal party man, factors which he said would put him ahead of many other people jostling for the position.
Meanwhile, Hon Olajide, a medical doctor and consultant has extended his grassroots consultation to APC leaders and other party stakeholders in the ten wards of the constituency area.
Speaking to journalists after obtained his form , Hon Olajide said he had once again toured the constituency area to intimate the party elders and leaders, excos, stakeholders and party faithful on his ambition to represent them in the next general elections.
“I have been consulting support group, stakeholders, Leaders , women and youths across the length and breathe of our local government, Odeda and my own ward to engage our leaders in a robust discussion on why I am the best to entrust with the party ticket rather than foreigners. I can reliably tell you that our discussion was frank and down-to-earth. I have gone to seek for their votes and support. They have equally promised to be there for me, and even showered encomiums and prayers on me. We are definitely hoping for the best as we continue to discuss with those who matters in this regard”, Hon Olajide concluded.