The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Eyitayo Jegede, has picked Gboluga Ikengboju as his running mate in the October 10, 2020 governorship election in the state.
Jegede announced this via his social media handles on Monday.
He posted, “In the task of rebuilding the confidence of our people in their government and in restoring hope for a better life under a PDP administration in Ondo State, and following extensive consultations with leaders of our party I am pleased, to announce that Hon. Gboluga Ikengboju will be working with me in seeking your mandate in the October 10, 2020 governorship election.
“We will also work with other notable leaders of our great party in different capacities. In this regard, we salute the commitment, conviction, support, and understanding of all the aspirants and other leaders of our party.”
…I am pleased, to announce that Hon. Gboluga Ikengboju will be working with me in seeking your mandate in the October 10, 2020 governorship election. pic.twitter.com/2GrB2bQcrB
— Eyitayo Jegede SAN (@TayoJegedeSAN) August 17, 2020
Ikengboju, a pharmacist, represents Irele/Okitipupa constituency in the House of Representatives, where he doubles as the Deputy Chairman in the House committee on delegated legislation.
He hails from Ikengboju of Ilutitun in Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State.