The Peoples’ Democratic Party Gubernatorial candidate and a present serving House of Representatives’ member, Hon. Ladi Adebutu, yesterday paid a scheduled visit to the Olota of Ota, HEM Oba Prof. Adeyemi Abdulkabir Obalanlege at the later’s palace.
While presenting the Gubernatorial candidate to the Olota, Fmr. Commissioner of works in Ogun State and PDP’s Senatorial Candidate in the 2015 general elections, Hon. Waliu Olayiwola Taiwo stressed the need to support a Remo man to pilot the affairs of the state in the 2019 Gubernatorial election. He emphasized that Ijebu and Remo Governors have always remembered Ado-Odo/Ota in their administration, citing the first executive Governor of the state, late Chief Olabisi Onabanjo and former Governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel’s regimes as case studies.
Chief Layi Taiwo assured the Olota that his Principal, Hon. Ladi Adebutu would surpass the achievement of past PDP Governors in Ogun state and would also ease the sufferings of Ado-Odo/Ota indigenes and dwellers. He further added that he should be held responsible if Hon. Ladi Adebutu fails to deliver on his campaign promises.
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“I went through the pains and agony of Ado-Odo/Ota residents during one of my trips to Atan/Agbara where i spent more than three hours instead of the normal an hour drive”. He lamented.
Hon. Ladi however, assured residents of Ado-Odo/Ota of immediate infrastructural development as soon as his government comes on board in 2019. He further assured that Ado-Odo/Ota would be a prime target for infrastructural development.
While responding to Hon. Adebutu’s address, The Olota of Ota welcomed him home, describing him as a son of the soil in that Remo and Awori are from the same father. He further said that it is not yet time for campaign and that Hon. Ladi’s visit to the palace was just to familiarize.
When asked the crisis currently rocking the PDP by Newsmen after the meeting, Hon. Ladi Adebutu said that his party had everything under control.
On how his party would benefit from the shenanigans currently bedevilling the ruling APC in the state, Hon. Ladi said that his party was already benefiting from the crisis.
Hon. Ladi Adebutu announced a renowned Islamic singer, Alhaja Jemeelat Opeyemi Alagbe from Ado-Odo as his running mate.
The Muslim gospel singer. who also goes by the appellation, Omo Sheu, is also the Ameeratu Shuarah of Owode Yewa.