Having considered his pedigrees and tentacles in politics, Osun state chapter of New Nigeria Peoples’ Party (NNPP) has said it is ready to accommodate Dr Oyelami Saliu to use its platform to contest for the governorship post come July, 2022.
Dr. Saliu is a medical doctor who hails from Okua town in Osun State. He was the leading governorship aspirant of Action Democratic Party in 2018 before the party leaders gave the ticket to another person.
In a statement released by Osun NNPP chairman, Dr. Tosin Odeyemi, he described Dr Oyelami as a golden fish endowered with natural gifts needed to move the state forward.
He noted that such a young person must not be left to waste away at this crucial time when so many things are in comatose in the state, ranging from economy to education, physical infrastructure, youths developments and so on.
Odeyemi stressed that the party is ready to work together with him towards actualizing his dreams for a better Osun State that old and young shall be proud of.
Oyelami is the Financial Secretary of the Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, in Ondo State and the national Vice President II of the Islamic Medical Association of Nigeria (IMAN). He owns Aroleorisun Medical Mission in Okua , Odo Otin and Shifauk Hospital, Akure. He is a product of Barakat Community Secondary School in Ilorin and University of Ilorin where he earned his medical degree. Oyelami Saliu is also a media expert and a humanitarian activist.