A vibrant legal practitioner based in Ifo local government area of Ogun state, Barrister Ademola Adefolaju, has declared his intention to contest for Ogun State House of Assembly, Ifo Constituency II in 2023 general elections under the banner of All Progressives Congress (APC).
Barrister Adefolaju made his intention known on Friday at Oke Aro Primary School Playing Ground before a large gathering of supporters and party faithful.
His declaration followed wide consultations he had with key stakeholders of the constituency after huge pressure piled on him to vie for the position by the youth of the area.
In his speech at the venue of the declaration, Barrister Adefolaju, expressed gratitude to his supporters for their encouragement and support, pledging to continually and diligently pursue the interest and well-being of his Constituency.
He assured that if allowed to serve, he would passionately represent the interest of the people of Ifo Constituency II and would not let them down.
“After wide consultation with the stakeholders and youths of my vibrant constituency, it is with the most humility that I hereby accept to express my interest to represent the good people of IFO CONSTITUENCY 2 in the forthcoming Ogun State House of Assembly Election 2023.
“I, therefore, use this opportunity to pledge a robust representation for my people with vibrant grassroots awareness and actualization of the dreams of my people. God bless the good people of IFO, God bless Ogun State, God bless the Federal Republic of Nigeria”: the youthful legal practitioner said.
Adefolaju also used the opportunity to commend the developmental stride and efforts of the Governor of Ogun State, Governor Dapo Abiodun, promising to work hand-in-hand with the Governor if elected and also ensure continued collaboration between the Executive and Legislative Arm of Government