By Temitope Adedeji, Akure
Aketi women campaign network has demanded a Deputy Governorship slot from the Ondo state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu ahead of the coming governorship election.
The coordinator of the network, Princess Adebunmi Osadahun said the time has come for state women to be considered.
She said further that the state has never for once consider a woman as Deputy Governor, therefore, appealing to the governor, to consider a woman as his running mate in the forthcoming gubernatorial election in the state.
According to her, “ever since the creation of Ondo state in 1976, a woman has never been considered to be Deputy nor the senate, we therefore agitate and request for a woman as Aketi running mate.”
Women numbering over 100 took to the street of Akure, the Ondo State Capital to make case for a Deputy Governorship slot.