The Speaker, Ondo State House of Assembly,Hon.Bamidele Oleyelogun has empowered the people of his constituents in Ifedore Local government with various items to further make life meaningful for the downtrodden.
Oleyelogun, who is representing Ifedore state constituency in the state house of Assembly for the third time in succession posited that empowering his people is one of the ways of ensuring a good representation and much more had been done in the past which will continue.
The Speaker informed that apart from these, he equally trained and empowered over a thousand people across Ifedore in various skill acquisitions, irrespective of their party affiliations among other life changing programmes.
He therefore called for community engagement and mobilisation for the re-election of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu come October 10 ,so as to consolidate his numerous achievements.
News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) reports that the Items distribute to beneficiaries includes cash gift,motorcycles, grinding machines and freezers.
A beneficiaries,Mr.Taiwo Ajipe commended the gesture of the Speaker and promised to make judicious use of the gifts to upgrade their families.
The Speaker received over 3,000 members of 4 political parties who decamped to the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) in the council area.
Oleyelogun congratulate the newly members and promise them that the party will give them a reasonable sense of belonging and they won’t be neglected in the scheme of party business.
A member of Zenith Labour Party (ZLP),in Isarun/Erigi ward Mr.Muyiwa Olatunbosun who spoke on behalf of the decampee said he defected to the APC with over 600 followers and promise to work tirelessly for the reelection of Gov.Akeredolu second time in office.
Olatunbosun said he joined the progressive team having seen the numerous achievement of the APC government in the last four four years.
Parties who defected to the APC includes Emerging Political Platform (EPP),Zenith Labour Party(ZLP),Social Democratic Party(SDP) and Action Democratic Party (ADC).
The Chairman of the Local government, Mr Alex Oladimeji assured that the local government will vote overwhelmingly for the re-election of Akeredolu ,whom he said has performed excellently well in all sectors.
While assuring the new members of equal opportunities in the party, he enjoined party faithfuls to engage in house to house campaign to ensure success at the poll.
Also the Special Adviser to the governor on transport, Mr Tobi Ogunleye averred that the good work of the governor will continue to speak for him in the coming election.
Ogunleye said that the local council will delivered massive votes for the governor at the poll ,especially as different parties and groups are joining the party.
Also at the event, the Aketidatiwa 2020 campaign committee was inaugurated.(NAN)