By Abiodun Tadese, Akure
Ondo state APC Unity Forum has presented a cheque of N22,500,000( twenty-two million, five hundred thousand naira) to Chief Olusola Oke, for the purchase of the party’s governorship nomination
and expression of interest form.
The Precision NG recalled that Olusola Oke, was last month chosen has adopted candidate of the APC Unity Forum.
The cheque was presented to Chief Olusola Oke by the former Deputy Governor and leader of the Unity Forum, Alhaji Ali Olanusi, who was represented by Hon. Afe Olowokeere at the campaign office in Akure.
Alhaji Ali Olanusi said the Unity Forum decided to make direct financial contributions to the electioneering expenses of their candidate in order
to promote a sense of belonging by all party members.
He congratulated Chief Olusola Oke for the well deserved adoption as the candidate of Ondo state APC Unity Forum for the forth coming APC primary
He added that the display of political maturity and decorum by Chief Olusola Oke is assurance that the state will breakaway from despondency and nepotism when he becomes Governor of Ondo
While speaking after receiving the cheque, Chief Oke appreciated the forum for their financial support and added that his desire to contest is borne out of the need to rescue APC and Ondo
He also stated that the party failure to win the last presidential election in the State, shows that there is the need for a change in governance in the sunshine state.