… as former lawmaker dump PDP, APC for ZLP.
By Temitope Adedeji, Akure
A Commissioner with the Ondo State Oil Producing Commission (OSOPADEC), Chief Bisi Ilawole on Tuesday resigned his appointment with the State government.
The Chief press secretary to the Deputy Governor, Babatope Okeowo in a statement made available to Western Post said Ilawole from Ilaje Local Government Area of the state dumped the All Progressives Congress (APC) and joined the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) with hundreds of his supporters.
In his letter addressed to Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Ilawole thanked the governor for giving him the privileged to serve the state in the capacity of a Commissioner in the intervention agency.
The letter reads: “I Chief Ilawole Adeleke Adebisi, hereby tender my resignation letter as a member of OSOPADEC.
“Sir, it is my profound gratitude for the rare privilege given to me under your administration to serve as a commissioner representing the good people of Ilaje Oil Producing communities.”
Also, a two-time Chairman and immediate boss of Irele Local Government, Hon Nicholas Akinbiola and Daisi Onetufo also dumped APC for ZLP with their supporters.
Similarly, a former chairman of Ileoluji/Okeigbo and the lawmaker representing the constituency, Hon. Folagbade Gbemibade has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for ZLP.
The Deputy Governor and candidate of the ZLP, Hon Agboola Ajayi assured them that free health would be restored if elected as governor.
Ajayi assured them of a considerable reduction in school fee of the state-owned tertiary institutions if elected as governor of the state and launch operation zero potholes so as to make sure all roads in the state are motorable.