The Senator representing Ogun East at the National Assembly and the leader of the party in the Southwest, Senator Buruji Kashamu on Monday, 2nd January 2017, in the presence of visiting PDP Federal Capital Territory Chairman, Hon. Yinusa Sulaimon, the Bayelsa State PDP Chairman, Hon. Moses Cleopas and the Bauchi State PDP Chairman, Hon. Hamza Koshe inaugurated the Ogun State chapter of Southwest mobilisation & organisation committee to devise strategy of ensuring total victory for the PDP in the 2019 general elections in the state.
The high- powered 84-man committee has Hon. Segun Seriki as the State Coordinator while Mr. Leke Shitu and Mr. Oyejide Sunkanmi will serve as Director of Organisation and Secretary of the committee.
Sen. Kashamu said the committee would devise strategy to ensure total victory for the party in the 2019 general elections.
Kashamu said that the party would remain united, assuring that old and new members would be treated equally and will also work towards bringing in aggrieved members from other political parties.
“This committee will be operational across the state including the wards and polling station levels.The committee will also work towards bringing in aggrieved members from rival political parties.
“The members should work with the fear of God and work diligently,” Kashamu urged.
Speaking during the inauguration on Monday, the Ogun PDP Chairman, Engineer Bayo Dayo charged the Hon. Segun Seriki-led committee to ensure the needful is done so as to achieve maximum electoral success in 2019 general elections.
“PDP lost out in the last gubernatorial election in Ogun State but I believe that with this exercise, we will have a governor in 2019 in Ogun state. Once this committee start working, the government house of Ogun state and other elective positions shall be ours come 2019,” he said.
Speaking at the occasion, the Coordinator of the committee, Hon. Segun Seriki, pledged that the committee would work relentlessly to ensure the success of the party at all levels in the 2019 general elections.
Also at the inauguration were the secretary of the party in the Southwest zone, Chief Pegba Otemolu, party’s state secretary, Alhaji Semiu Shodipo, the Director-General of Omoilu Foundation in the Southwest, Otunba Adeleke Adekoya, the Ogun state Coordinator of Omoilu Foundation, Otunba (Comrade) Niyi Osoba, party’s state Organising secretary, Hon. Koye Ijaduoye, the Ogun PDP state Youth Leader, Mr. Femi Alao among others.
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