Overall And Swift Development Of My Town Is Topmost In My Priority List – Newly Elected Baale Of Iyesi, Ota, Alhaji Wasiu Idowu
Alhaji Abdulwasiu Abiola Idowu has assured that ‘swift and overall development’ of his town would be topmost in his priority list as he becomes the newly elected Baale of Iyesi, Ota in Ado-Odo/Ota local government area of the Ogun state.
In a release made public by the family Secretary, Chief Muda Akinbote and obtained by VOA News Correspondent, a Marketing expert and Auto Part Dealer, Alhaji Abdulwasiu Abiola was unanimously voted by all the eight family members who partook in the election process.
While speaking with Mr. Kabiru Akinsaya, the head of Kolufewo family in Iyesi, Ota, he told VOA News Correspondent that his hard work, exposure, educational qualifications and exposure may have paved way for Alhaji Idowu to be unanimously elected as the nex Baale of Iyesi, Ota.
He mentioned those who took part in the election as follows; Mr. Adebisi Samuel, Mr. Israel Adigun, Mrs Jemila Elepe, Mrs. Tunrayo Jinadu, Mr. Gbeleyi Akinsanya, Mr. Kolawole Olaogun, Musili Seidu and Mrs. Anirat Babatunde who were dawn from the two stocks; Akinsanya and Egunwi families that made up of Kolufewo ruling family of Iyesi, Ota.
He reposed confidence in the choice of the Baale elect in that ‘his wealth of experience and exposure would be instrumental to the speedy development of Iyesi, Ota’.
Alhaji Wasiu, who got elected after the late Baale died in 2019, while in in a telephone interview with VOA News Correspondent, expressed his readiness to immediately swing into action after his appointment as the next Baale. He said he is willing to team up with those that lobbied the position with him because the overall progress and development of Iyesi, Ota is iminent and topmost in his priority list.
VOA News reports that the town has since been thrown into a wild jubilation after the election of Alhaji Wasiu Idowu which serves as a pointer to the fact that his choice is a popular one.