Following the 2023 general elections in the country, In Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital yesterday, Nine Chairmanship Aspirants under the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abeokuta South Local Government has launched Dapo Abiodun Continuity Agenda (DACA) with the mission to work for Governor Abiodun second term in Office.
The event was witnessed by the party faithfuls across all the wards in the local government held at the Centenary Hall, Ake, Abeokuta, the state capital.
It would be recalled that the nine aspirants, Hon. Adedayo Okanlanwan Akintoye, Hon. Muiz Oladehinde Omitogun, Hon. Olujimi Adekunle, Hon. Damilare Olumide Tosin, Hon. Toyosi Abdulquasin Enilolobo, Hon. Mustapha Kodaolu Olajide, Barrister Ayodeji Kehinde, Hon. Saheed Balogun and Hon. Kelat unanimously stepped down their Chairmanship aspiration in favor of the incumbent Caretaker Chairman, Hon. Ayomide Shomide.
Speaking at event, The Caretaker Chairman, Hon. Ayomide Shomide appreciated the nine aspirants for their guesture, adding that it was a rare feat that has not been experienced in the Local Government since inception.
He however, admonished the party supporters to allow party supremacy in the selection of Hon. Omolaja Majekodunmi as the flag bearer, adding that the time for primaries is over.
“We have finished the primaries and the party have spoken. This is the time for us to rally round the party candidate and ensure APC comes out victorious in the forthcoming Local Government Elections”, Shomide stressed
The event was however used to further mobilize support for the second term agenda of the governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun for 2023 Guber election.
In attendance at the event includes, Sen. Remilekun Bakare, FACO Group Chairman, Hon. Mutiu Balogun, and Prince Kayode Tejuosho amongst others.