In furtherance of preparations toward the November 26 governorship election State, teeming youths of Oshile, Akure, Ondo state capital, today, approved the candidature of Mr. Eyitayo Jegede, SAN, of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state.

The youth coalition at the tumultuous gathering described Mr. Eyitayo Jegede as the man of the people and a popular choice, nothing that he has great virtues that attract many to him.

The leader of the youth, Comrade A. Arifalo, said, “Mr. Eyitayo Jegede is a man that we like because of the great virtues that he has. We are enamoured by his affability, humility and kindness. His type is an ideal of gubernatorial candidature.”

Eyitayo Jegede thanked the youth association for their support, noting that he is reassured by now their solidarity and demonstration of love that the goal is achievable.

He said, “I must appreciate you so much for your support and demonstration of love. By your turnout and enthusiasm, I am reassured that the goal that we set out to achieve is not an impossible task. By the grace of God, we will not fail the people.”

Community leaders, traditional chiefs, party members and leaders witnessed the event.