By Kolawole Olayinka, Abeokuta
A Civil Engineer graduate of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Engineer Segun Kaka, has officially declared his intention to contest for Ogun State House of Assembly, representing Ijebu North II in the state.
The official declaration was made known during the constituency meeting,held at Oke- Ita, Ago Iwoye, in Ijebu North local government, Ogun state.
The aspirant said, “There should be a change in our choice of leadership in Ago Iwoye. I hereby submit myself to serve with utmost humility and be very sensitive to the well-being of our people. This will come to play in the form of social and economic developments and all others.”
He appreciated the fore- founders, who never negotiated Ago Iwoye for their personal interest till their point of death.
Engr Kaka enumerated some of his visions for the good people of Ago Iwoye constituency, promised to work on the epileptic power supply, provision of post natal health care for women, enhance job opportunities for the jobless as well as train them in the entrepreneur ways.
Areas like training in fishery, piggery, farming, fashion skill among others are what he pointed out.
Going about financial aspects of these, Engineer Kaka said the bank of industry and Agriculture will solidly support the idea.
Speaking further, the House of assembly aspirant made known his intention to uphold the people’s cultural heritage. He pledged to involve the Olorituns and Baales in the government, with incentive and materials needed.
He enjoined political leaders, electorates and the good people of Ijebu North II constituency to support him by giving him their votes to represent them at 9th state assembly,come 2019.
He also promised to emulate and follow the footsteps of his brother and leader, Hon Prince Abdul Mujib Adekoya (Attacker).
Engineer Segun Kaka was born into the royal family of Park Pete and Okole Omurajo, on 25th of May, 1972. He had his elementary education in Ago Iwoye.
He is the MD/ CEO Harfield and Haul Ltd, and a logistics company that is involved in both dry and wet Cargo.
The company is engaged as a consultant to Oando PLC, Boat Oil, Jumlar Nigeria Ltd and Globacom Nigeria Ltd.
To demonstrate his love for his community, Engr Segun Kaka has personally executed more than 20 projects including, electrification of Idi Kanga, prince Sayo Shoyewo Complex, Street light at Idode Road, Ololo road, Ilota road, Imosun Junction, Orun Junction, Maamu community, Ibipe community and provision of streetlights at Ebumawe Palace.
He equally provided electromagnetic Ultra Violent Diagnostic Machine.
Other facilities from this illustrious son of Ago Iwoye are renovation of the Ibipe Health Centers, Emergency gate at Ibipe Health Center, provision of generator at Idi kanga, provision of electrical materials to the community among others.
Over 20 well were dug in all rural areas in the constituency to alleviate the suffering of water in their respective domain.
Hon Prince Segun Adekoya (Attacker) member federal house of representative, Abuja, commended all the party leaders for their steadfastness.
He said they should not exercise any fear as the party leadership is in their control of the party in Ogun State.
Further more, Attacker advised the party leaders not to sponsor unpopular candidates without any credibility and pedigree. Saying he will support any aspirants or candidates that we be a benche Wormer’s in the state assembly.