In his remark after the meeting, Alhaji Ajibola Olagbayi announced the emergence of Hon. Akinlade as a consensus candidate
Penpushing reports that, the party Governorship flagbearer hails from Ipokia local government area of the state from the Ogun West Senatorial district and is a serving member of the House of Representatives representing Egbado South and Ipokia Federal constituency.
Penpushing also reports that, Akinlade, popularly called ‘Triple A’ is a Taxation Expert who holds a Bachelor of Science in Political Science from Lagos State University, Lagos.
Speaking after the pronouncement of Akinlade, one of the Aspirants. Suraj Adekanbi who is the incumbent Speaker of the House of Assembly commended the leadership of the Senatorial district, for doing a great job at reaching a consensus.
Penpushing reliably gathered that, Adekanbi while congratulating Akinlade,assured him of his support during campaign, just as another stakeholder from the zone, Dapo Oke in his submission said “indeed we are happy today to have the choice of Hon. Akinlade while appreciating all other aspirants for been part of history.
Similarly, Senator Kola Bajomo in his own remark called on indigenes of the zone to guide against working against each other, stressing that other aspirants should genuinely come out to support the candidate in the interest of the zone, which has not produce Governor since the creation of the State over 40 years ago.
Penpushing reports that, the party consensus candidate, Hon. Abdulkabir Adekunle in response thanked the leaders and other aspirants,pointing out that it is a project and vision for all and assured party faithful of all inclusive government.