Towards the September 22 gubernatorial election in state of Osun, the acting President Prof Yemi Osibanjo led other prominent people to the APC mega rally in the state capital yesterday.
The rally which was held at the state capital Osogbo, was part of the effort to solicit for votes from the residents of the town towards the forthcoming governorship election.
In attendance at the rally is the National Leader Bola Tinubu, National Chairman of the party, Adams Oshohmole; incoming governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi; Kano State governor,bAbdullahi Ganduje; Osun State Governor Rauf Aregbesola; party candidate Gboyega Oyetola; Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu; Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi; Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, amongst others.
It will be recalled that the Social Democratic Party’s (SDP) candidate, Iyiola Omisore had started his electioneering campaign for some days now but also held his own rally in Osogbo yesterday too which now made Osogbo to be flooded with people yesterday. Meanwhile, all the aspirants are sensitizing the people about the effect of vote buying in the state.
For the September 22, governorship election, 48 candidates from various political parties will be contesting for one seat.
The candidates include the APC candidate Adegboyega Oyetola, Ademola Adeleke of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), Iyiola Omisore of the SDP, Action Democratic Party (ADP) candidate, Adeoti Olalekan, among others.