By Okunade Adekunle, Lagos
Some students in Oshodi/Isolo Local government under the umbrella of Oshodi Students For Good Governance (OSGG), have passed vote of confidence on the Lawmaker representing Oshodi/Isolo Constituency 1 in the Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Olusola Sokunle, for his performance in the office and for distributing free 100 jamb forms to the students.
The students movement which was led by its Chairman, Com. Oladapo George , to the constituency office of the Lawmaker in Oshodi, stated that the group deem it fit to pass vote of confidence on the Lawmaker because of his recent distribution of free 100 JAMB forms and visual tutorial Compact Disc.
George explained that the distribution of the 100 free jamb forms was historical in the life of the members of the group, saying that they would support the re-election bid of the Lawmaker.
“What Hon. Sokunle did today for students in Oshodi is historical in the life of not only the beneficiaries but also in the constituency. We have been watching his steps since 2015 and we can authoritatively say he has done well and we know he would do more after 2019”, said George.
The students who expressed satisfaction for the Lawmaker’s performance in the area of education, youth empowerment, and social services, said the Lawmaker worths re-elected for second term.
Also, the Vice Chairman of the group, Miss Ashubiaro Abidat Oyinkansola, said that the lawmaker had done what could not be achieved by many of his predecessors in the constituency, saying that the students would convince their parents to cast their votes for APC across board.
Oyinkansola added, “We have had many lawmakers in the past on this constituency but none had done what Hon. Sokunle has done. For almost one year now, students in secondary and primary schools have been enjoying the free school bus ride donated by Sokunle. Now, he gave us 100 Free Jamb Forms. We thank him and we will tell our parents to vote for him on March 9.”
In his comment, the lawmaker who is also the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate in the constituency for House of Assembly election, Hon. Olusola Sokunle, said the endorsement by the students movement was to make him serve the people more, saying that he would intensify his efforts in empowering the youths, women and senior citizens in the constituency.
It would be recalled that the lawmaker gave 100 students in the constituency free jamb forms and examination tutorial Compact Disc on Wednesday.