As the Political game for Ayoba House hots up between Political parties in Ekiti State, the PDP under the leadership of governor, Ayodele Fayose in his bid to woo the Central Senatorial district, this Friday afternoon picked the former Ado-Ekiti Local Government Chairman, Ayodeji Kazeem Ogunsakin as the running mate to the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) Prof Eleka.
The outgoing Governor announced Kazeem Ogunsakin as PDP Deputy Governorship candidate in the coming election in Ado-Ekiti today.
The candidature of Ogunsakin is expected to strengthen the party’s fortune in Ado Ekiti, the central senatorial and within the Muslim community at the governorship Poll coming up in July.
Born Ogunsakin 39 years ago,to the Noble Bello Ogunsakin family of Ado-Ekiti. His late father, Alhaji B.S Ogunsakin was a Muslim leader, Businessman, and Commercial Farmer, and highly respected community leader.
Deji Ogunsakin attended Ekiti Baptist High School, Igede -Ekiti, University of Ado-Ekiti (now EKSU) and worked as a banker before he joined politics. Ado-Ekiti indigenes adjudged him as one of the best preforming Chairman in the history of Ado-Ekiti Local Government. With this announcement, PDP is already set to enter the sporting arena to slug it out with other political parties come July 14th.