2nd October, 2012
With the commencement of the mega rallies for the 20 October governorship race in Ondo State by the Action Congress of Nigeria, ACN, the national leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and the party’s governors in the southwest will storm Ikare-Akoko today.
Others taking part in the statewide mega rallies include, ACN National chairman, Chief Bisi Akande, governors, Babatunde Raji Fashola, Lagos; Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, Osun; Senator Abiola Ajimobi, Oyo; Senator Ibikunle Amosun, Ogun; and Dr. Kayode Fayemi, Ekiti.
ACN governorship candidate in the 20 October election in Ondo State, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu, SAN, will unfold his manifestoes for the 18 local government areas of the state to the electorate.
Akeredolu’s running mate, Dr. Paul Akintelure will also be presented to the electorate.
It was learnt Akintelure’s choice has boosted the support the ACN enjoyed in the Ondo South Senatorial District, where he hails from.
Meanwhile, Vice-President Namadi Sambo will also flag off the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, campaigns in Akure, the state capital today.
Sambo with the PDP zonal leader, Segun Oni, will introduce Mr. Olusola Oke, the party’s governorship candidate.