Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday, stormed Abeokuta, Ogun State to campaign for the governorship candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress(APC) in the state, Dapo Abiodun.
Ogun state presents one of the most dynamic contests of the most interesting contests of the 2019 gubernatorial elections because of the number of strong contenders. Moreover, the incumbent governor, Ibikunle Amosun has refused to support Abiodun, but has thrown his weight behind Abiodun Akinlade of the Allied Peoples Movement(APM). There is also the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) represented at the moment by Buruji Kashamu. Ogun State is one interesting state to watch out for on Saturday, March 9.
According to Osinbajo’s media aide, Laolu Akande, he arrived Ogun State capital, Abeokuta on Wednesday with Dapo Abiodun and visited the popular Kuto market in the city.
“VP Osinbajo arrives Abeokuta with APC Guber campaign Dapo Abiodun to a tumultuous reception @ Kuto market. Former Gov Osoba also on hand. This is electric, ” Akande wrote.
Osinbajo himself gave an update on his trip this morning. According to the VP, he visited
visited Ake, Isale Gbein, Ibara, Itoku, Lafenwa, all in Ogun State.
See his Osinbajo’s tweets below: