….Canvases Support From Border Communities
Prince Gboyega Nasir Isiaka,GNI,Ogun State governorship aspirant of African Democratic Congress(ADC) in the forthcoming 2019 general election has declared that he would reposition Ogun- Lagos border towns to megacity status if elected Governor Of Ogun State.
The leading aspirant in Ogun State governorship race made this known recently during one of its state-wide consultations held in Mowe.
Speaking during a consultative forum with residents of Progress Community Development Association (CDA),Loburo in Mowe, GNI who was represented by Engineer Deji Olatunya, thanked residents of the community for their support thus far towards GNI governorship ambition and assured them of rapid development within border towns if elected in 2019.
He said, “the present narrative and personal experiences of residents of border communities like yours and the likes of Akute, , Ibafo, Sango, Agbara, Ogijo, Arepo, Ota, Olambe, Oke Aro,Agbado among others is that of deprivations, lack of basic amenities, insecurity and neglect by successive government, as such GNI passion for seeing a better society and champion an idea that will radically alter these prevalent circumstances and change the lives of people for good is his utmost concern for seeking your support to be Ogun State Governor come 2019”.
He further stated that, “Having realized that border towns especially Ogun-Lagos border towns can improve the fortune of the state if properly harnessed, we have in our political manifesto setup an agency with mandate to ensure the sustainable social, economic and infrastructural development of border communities in Ogun State, as we are ready to harness and manage the economic and human capital potentials of the entire state.”
Responding, the chairman of Progressive CDA,Mr Bagudu Mustapha thanked OGLABOT, one of GNI’s support group for coming around and also assured the governorship hopeful of the community support in the forthcoming general election but call on massive infrastructural development and provision of basic social amenities like electrification ,drainages and good roads for Progressive CDA.