Osun Governorship: PDP Kicks Off Governorship Campaign On Tuesday
The Osun State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will on Tuesday, August 28th commence its public campaign ahead of the state governorship election taking place on September 22, 2018.
The campaign will begin with an inter-faith and inter-denominational prayer at the state PDP secretariat in Osogbo in the morning.
This will be followed by the public presentation of the governorship candidate of the party, Senator Adeleke and his deputy, Albert Abiodun Adeogun, at a world press conference to be addressed by the state Chairman of the party, Soji Adagunodo.
The press conference will also feature the unveiling of the party’s manifesto and action plans for job creation, and general socio-economic emancipation of the state.
Adagunodo, will also lead the governorship candidate, Adeleke, his deputy, Adeogun; the Director-General of the campaign organisation, Lere Oyewunmi, and other party stalwarts to commence a three-day campaign visit to the three senatorial districts of the state where thousands of defectors from the All Progressives Congress (APC), the Social Democratic Party (SDP) and other political parties will be received into the PDP in the nine federal constituencies.
The campaign tour will kick off on Wednesday with a visit to Ikire, Iwo and Ede federal constituencies while on Thursday, it will be the turn of Ila, Ikirun and Osogbo federal constituencies.
On August 31, the Osun East senatorial district will play host to the PDP candidate and party other leaders as the party receives new defectors in Ile-Ife, Ilesa and Ijebu-Jesa.
The party emphasised that it is ready to run a robust, peaceful and people-oriented campaign ahead of the September governorship polls.