25th May, 2022
By Adejoke Adeleye, Abeokuta
Otunba Segun Sowunmi has emerged the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State in a parallel election.
Sowunmi, who is contesting to be governor of Ogun State under PDP had his parallel primary election at the Nigeria Union of Journalist secretariat, Okelewo, Abeokuta.
He polled 554 votes to beat Jimi Lawal and Oladipupo Adebutu who polled 30 and 15 votes respectively.
Meanwhile, the election was observed by a representative each of Jimi and Adebutu’s camps.
The election was also observed by INEC official and Intra Party Advisory Committee.
While speaking with journalist after the election, Sowunmi thanked all his social media gang, party leaders and other stakeholders for their cooperation.