OGUN- INEC released its final list of candidates for the coming elections and Senator Kashamu was happy his name is on the list – The PDP governorship candidate in Ogun said his emergence on INEC’s final list is a reward for his resilience
Senator Buruji Kashamu made the INEC final list of candidates for the 2019 general elections released on Thursday, January 17.
According to his spokesperson, Austin Onyikor, disclosed this in Ijebu Ode that despite the announcement, “there was no victor, no vanquished
Senator Kashamu urged all his party’s supporters in the state to work together to ensure victory at the forthcoming elections irrespective of their factions
He said his emergence on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)’s final list of candidates is a victory for resilience.
The senator, currently representing Ogun-East senatorial district, urged party faithful to work together for victory at the polls. He said with the publication of the final list of candidates by INEC, it was incumbent on all lovers of the party to close ranks and work to deliver Ogun for PDP.
Kashamu commended INEC and the judiciary for standing firm on the side of justice and the rule of law.
He said: “Like I said recently, we are members of the same family. We may have our differences in the past. At the end of the day, it is the party that wins not any individual or group. We have to come together and work to deliver Ogun for PDP in all the elections.
It should be recalled that the lawmaker supported the Chief Bayo Dayo-led Ogun state PDP executive. Kashamu had been engulfed in a supremacy battle with the Oladipupo Adebutu-led PDP faction in Ogun.
Adebutu was also a governorship aspirant in Ogun and current lawmaker representing Ikenne/Shagamu/Remo North Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives.
Newsflagship reported that the controversy between the two factions of the PDP in Ogun state took another dimension as Austin Oniyokor as well as Ladi Adebutu appeared on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily.