The people of Okitipupa local government area of Ondo State yesterday turned out in thousands to receive the star gubernatorial aspirant on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party, Mr. Eyitayo Jegede, SAN.
In what appeared like a unusual outing, the people of the local government received the Mr. Jegede with ovation, chanting his name as they thronged to the streets to celebrate him.
Addressing the crowd of supporters, Jegede appreciated their love and solidarity for him, promising not to let the people down, if elected.
He said, “I am humbled by your love,your loud support, your solidarity and fraternity. By the grace of God Almighty, we shall all live to know the New Ondo State. God himself will reign and we shall all be happy together.”