OSUN 2018 is fast approaching and as well the APC primary election is at a stone-throw mile. Without a doubt, it is the turn of the Osun West to produce the next governor of the state. The Osun West is not just agitating because it is deserved it but also have capable and best candidates to continue from Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola.
The elders and leaders in Osun West have demonstrated their commitment and dedication for this agenda. They believe it is not good for the area to be marginalized and been denied the gubernatorial ticket from All Progressive Congress (APC).
On Tuesday 17th, in Iwo land, the elders and leaders of All Progressive Congress in Osun West held a conference. It was a successful Press Conference Organized by the Concerned West APC Party Leaders for Actualization of west Agenda held today at Osun West Senatorial District, Iwo.
The press Conference that consisted of all the aspirants from Osun west. All the aspirants came together to show the spirit of unity and understanding among them. It is important to note that, the presence of all aspirants from the West shows that they are all concerned about the Osun West Agenda. Among the aspirants present at the conference were, Alhaji Moshood Adeoti, Dr Peter Babalola, Alhaji Saka Layoonu, Hon. Gafar Amere, Hon. Najeem Salami, Engr. Mumini Olabamiji, Mr Dayo Oyebanji while party stalwarts included Hon. Patricia Etteh, Senator Mudasiru Hussein, Barr. Gbadegesin Adedeji, Alhaji Gbadebo Ajao, Hon Ayo Omidiran Alhaji Sule Alao, commissioners, Special Advisers, local government chairmen and sympathizers from other senatorial districts.
The party leaders in Osun West also supported the removal of Gboyega Famodun and Alhaji Rasaq Salinsile as State Chairman and Secretary of APC as declared by 11 out of 16 members of State Working Committee of the party.
While speaking, Chief Yinusa Akintola Amobi said at the press conference that all aspirants from the West seek same method being used in other states should be applied for APC Primary in Osun State.
The purpose of the Conference is to implore the National Party Chairman in the person of Adams Oshiomole to Withdraw the Use of Direct Method they want to use to conduct the Primary Election in the State Of Osun. It will be recalled that the Delegates method used in all other states which Osun state must not have a different case.
Also, the leaders in Osun West urged the party to listen to the voice of the masses about the right place to choose Successor of Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola in other not to cause failure for the party.
The District according to Akintola Amobi demanded the usage of delegates system for picking the party’s flag bearer not for selfish interest adding that it is aimed at ensuring the representation of teaming and committed members of the party in the choice of their candidate.