As the Local Government Council elections in Ogun State draws nearer, politicians who know their onions have started canvassing for the electorate’s votes.
A frontline Chairmanship Aspirant for Ijebu North East Local Government on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Pharm. Babajide Abiodun Otubanjo also known as BAO in the political field, has made it known that his campaign will commence on Thursday 20th of May in the morning at the APC party secretariat, Ward 10, Adaraledoye Street, Erunwon, Ijebu North East.
Addressing thousands of his supporters who throng his country home to celebrate this year’s Eid -el Fitr with him yesterday,, he said “The hardworking Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, needs someone that has a vision and mission to compliment his efforts at the local level in the area of infrastructure development, grassroots integration, empowerment amongst others, that is why I offer myself for service, “. He promised to turn around the fortunes of Ijebu North East for good, if voted for and bring his professional competence to bear in the area of Private Sector Participation (PSP).
In the same vein, he said some of the highlights on thursday would be free distribution of drugs to the diverse people, blood pressure check, free eye glasses, free medical consultation, empowerments amongst others.
” We are in the age of technological advancement. Hence, we shall use IT to drive youth restiveness within the local government.” He however, retierated that Covid 19 protocols would be observed throughout his campaign period.
Otubanjo, from Erunwon Ijebu, Ward Ten (10), Ijebu North East Local Government, Ogun State, Nigeria is a Foundation Member of APC. He read Pharmacy at Obafemi Awolowo University, with a Master’s Degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho, Oyo State
He has over 20 years experience in the Pharmaceutical Industry in Nigeria with other interests in Community Practice, Farming, Estate Management, Automobiles, Importation and Distribution of Hospital Consumables, etc.He is happily married with kids.