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Ondo State harvests big @ APC National Convention

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Ondo State delegates have gotten  their desires realised at the National Convention of the All Progressives Congress, APC.

The One Hundred and Eighty-two delegates led by the leader of the party in the state, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu have gone into the convention with eyes on two National positions of the party.

The state put forward Pastor Bankole Oluwajana to fill the position of National Vice-Chairman, South West and Comrade Kolade Olanrewaju Lawal as Deputy National Youth Leader, South West.

Aspirants who probably would have given the two nominees some sweat voluntarily withdrew their nominations.

While Pastor Oluwajana enjoyed a wholesale withdrawal for his emergence, Comrade Kolade Olanrewaju Lawal however went through the whole process of election to defeat the incumbent, Segun Tomori from Lagos State who scored 548 votes with a total of 2934 votes.

Speaking on this development, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN said nothing engineers development as much as unity.

Pastor Bankole Oluwajana, an indigene of Ijare in Ifedore Local Government Area, is a lawyer and a thoroughbred banker with excitingly engaging years in the banking industry.

He was at a time Counsel with NIDB (Now Bank of Industries) and was also the Company Secretary and Legal Adviser to NAL Bank PLC before he pull out in 1992 to start his own business.

As a politician, Pastor Oluwajana was the Ondo State Governorship Candidate of Alliance for Democracy, AD, in 2007 and a one time Chairman of Ondo State Housing Corporation.

Pastor Oluwajana is a  Chairman of a number of companies and an author of , “POLITICS And MAN” published in 2016.

The new APC Zonal Youth Leader for South- West Nigeria,  Comrade Lawal Kolade holds B.Sc Degree in Chemistry and MBA both from the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko.

He was the Chairman of the defunct CPC in Owo Local Government Area and the Deputy Director General for Akeredolu Gubernatorial Campaign in 2016 for Ondo North.

Comrade Kolade who was a farmer and an Executive Director of  a Construction Firm is happily married.

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