Former governors of Osun and Oyo states, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola and Senator Rashidi Ladoja, and members of the Chief Ralphs Nwosu-led National Working Committee (NWC) of the African Democratic Congress (ADC) are to kick off the campaign of the party’s candidate, Alhaji Fatai Akinbade, today at Ile Ife.
Also expected to attend the ceremony are National Assembly members and other stalwarts of the party across the country.
The rally planned to hold at Enuwa Palace Square in Ile Ife, is aimed at formally presenting Akinbade and his deputy, Justice Olamide Oloyede (rtd), to the electorate.
According to a detailed schedule of the seven-day campaign programme billed to end on Thursday, 20th September, ,a mega rally for the Ife Federal Constituency would comprise Ife Central, South, North, East Local Governments and the Modakeke Area Office.
In a statement, the Director General of the Fatai Akinbade Campaign Organization (FACO), Mr. Gbenga Abiola, implored members of the public, particularly party supporters, to troop out enmasse to make the occasion a success.
Abiola appealed to them to conduct themselves in a peaceful manner during and after the programme.