Ogbomoso Ajilete Progressive Association a group of socio cultural organisations in Ogbomosoland has declared their unflinching support for the candidature for Eng. Olasunkanmi Tegbe as the next Governor of Oyo state.
The association in a press statement issued and signed by Adebayo Sina , Chairman and Adewole Isaac, Secretary said the choice of Tegbe is born out of his antecedent and progressives records in the private and public sector.
The group noted that Governor Ajimobi , the architect of modern Oyo State and harbinger of peace and tranquility has transformed the state from the parlors State he met it in 2011 and change the political landscape from the inglorious past that was characterized by arson, thuggery, ineptitude and maladministration needs a responsible and experienced successor.”
“Having considered the giant strides of the incumbent Governor and the need to extend such progressive governance beyond 2019, The Association hereby support the political aspiration of Engr. Joseph Tegbe to succeed the incumbent Governor in 2019 general election.”
“Engr. Joseph Tegbe is very urbane and have a strong relationship with Ibadan which is his native city. Oyo town which his place of birth and Ogbomoso where he has his Secondary education and married a daughter of a former federal Minister who happened to be the only Minister ever to be produced by Ogbomoso land.”
” The association wishes to admonish the party delegates to vote for Engr. Tegbe during the forthcoming primary in order for him to put Oyo State on higher Pedestal, his deep knowledge about governance, economy, information communication Technology, Accountancy are factors that motivate the association to endorsed him to Governor Senator Ajimobi.
“Engineer Joseph Tegbe is a man of immeasurable character, gentle man to the core, a philanthropist of note and a strong man of faith.”
The association however appeal to the good people of Oyo State to support Engr. Joseph Tegbe based on his track records not on the basis of sentiments and parochialism.