The All Progressives Congress Chairmanship (APC) candidate in Odeda local government area of Ogun state, Alhaja (Hon) Folasade Adeyemo-Soyinka-Olowolagba has appealed for the support of aspirants in the primary election, saying that all hands must be on the deck for the continued progress of the local government.
In a statement tittled “Let’s work together for victory of APC in Odeda Local Government” personally signed and made it available to Newsmen.
“From the depth of my heart I express my profound gratitude to stakeholders and leaders in both the local government and the state who supported my candidacy in the recently concluded primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun state.
I am overjoyed yet humbled at the confidence reposed in me by the stakeholders and leaders to fly the flag of our party in next chairmanship election comes up in july 24 2021.
My joy stems not just from my victory, but also from the fact that our party has demonstrated in Ogun state that intra-party democracy can indeed be deepened through successful primaries.
I must humbly thank the Governor of Ogun state, Omoluwabi pataki, Prince Dapo Abiodun, Deputy governor Engr Noimat Salako-Oyedele, Secretary to the state government, Mr. Tokunbo Talabi, Chief of staff to the governor, Alhaji Shuib Salisu, state chairman of our party, Chief Yemi Sanusi, Senator Obadara, Hon. Daisi Elemide , Pastor Fajimi, Lawyer Taiwo , Chief Yusuf, Hon. Semiu Bola Lawal, all the great leaders of our party state, local Government,ward level and good people of Odeda local government.
I have emerged as nothing but the symbol and the servant of our collective struggle for the continued progressive transformation and radical modernisation our dear Odeda local government.
The position of Local government chairman is not one of pleasure or one that affords the opportunity for limitless glamour. It is one that demands the highest degree of discipline, dedication, industry, commitment and sense of purpose.
“I take this as a call to serve and defend the good people of Odeda Local Government and I’m using this appreciation message to pledge my 100 percent commitment to the development of the gateway to Gateway State.
“This victory is for all the aspirants and our great party, a call to collectively take our dear local government to another greater heights.
“In a democracy, it is not possible that everybody would support you during primaries. I respect the opinion of those who were not persuaded about my candidacy. Now that the selections are over, I enjoin every member of the party to come together as one and work hard for victory at the general election”.
“Dear Leaders and Party faithfuls , I do not take lightly the fact that you have entrusted me with the responsibility of flying the party’s flag for this esteemed office at the next election. For me, the mandate you have placed on my shoulder is a sacred trust, which I will respect and value every minute, every hour and every day.
“On the path of progress, peace and prosperity, Odeda shall neither fail nor falter under the banner of our great party and so help us God” she concluded