Oba Oladunjoye Fajana, the Ajana Afa of Okeagbe Akoko in Ondo State, his Chiefs in Council, and the entire community are set to endorse and adopt Hon. Dr. Olubunmi Tunji Ojo, Member House of Representatives representing Akoko North Federal Constituency, as their sole candidate in the 2023 House of Representative Elections.
The mega endorsement is part of a series of events planned to commemorate Oba Oladunjoye Fajana’s 30th coronation as the Ajana Affa of Okeagbe Akoko.
According to a community spokesperson, Hon. Dr. Olubunmi Tunji Ojo performance in the last two years has surpassed any House of Representative members that has served in that capacity since the first Republic, therefore, Affa Community has no option but to support him for his second term bid at the Green Chambers.
High Chief Efficacy Adewunmi said BTO has won their hearts with developmental projects spread across the two Local Government areas and beyond his Constituency, during an emergency meeting convened by Evangelist Olumuyiwa Asagunla and some notable Affa Okeagbe sons and daughters at Chief Asagunla’s residence yesterday.
The community reiterated in a statement signed by Julius Alabi (chairman, Media and Publicity sub-Committee) that Hon Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo BTO has performed and represented the good people of Afa Okeagbe Community well, and that he deserves a free ticket for the second term without any descenting voice, with a massive victory awaiting him at the 2023 poll.
Some of his projects includes 1 block of 6 classrooms at Eyo Oke High School, Oyin Akoko; 2 blocks of 6 classrooms at Okeagbe High School; Distribution of 12 ambulances, 4 motorcycles, 52 generators to health centers. Distribution of food items to Constituencies 2021 Iftar; Distrubution of Patrol vehicles to all four (4) divisional police stations; Free Medical and Surgical outreach with over 20,000 beneficiaries.
Others are; Maths quiz competition for students: Renovation and furnishing of computer center in Ako Anglican Grammar School Arigidi Akoko; Distribution of grants for market women; Security Summit for Traditional Rulers and Security Operatives; Transformer for Ilepa Community and Skill Acquisition centre in Ogbagi.
Others include Afin Akoko road; Arigidi-Okeagbe Road; Iruja-Ogosi Afa, Okeagbe Akoko; Oba Ajana Road; Odoko street Afa Okeagbe Akoko; Okeagbe Roads; Okeagbe-Afin Road; Okeagbe-Ikaram Road, Oyin township road; Oyin-Omuo Road; Rufus Giwa Road Okeagbe; Ugbe-Niiman Oyinmo byepass road; Sponsored bills to amend the Minerals and Mining Act; Sponsored bill to amend the Tertiary Education Trust Fund Act and Sponsored bill to repeal the NDDC Act among others
“With this proposal, 100% of the votes from Afa Okeagbe in 2023 will be in favor of their son BTO,” he claims.
Several youth groups in Akoko North Federal Constituency have endorsed Hon. Olubunmi Tunji-candidacy Ojo’s for 2023 because of his open door policies and willingness to identify with and shoulder their burdens.
“We need now be thinking beyond him as our choice for House Representatives in our Federal Constituency,” the community said. What we should be concentrating on right now is how to help him win the general election.
“We all know that even within Ondo sha, his leadership qualities are in short supply.”
“Our targeted groups now are Egbe omo Afa Okeagbe in Abuja, Lagos, ibadan Akure -Student body, -Artisans, -Iyalajes & Iyalojas, -Religeous leaders including Egungun/ imole, -NURTW, -Okada Riders, -Okeagbe progressive youth, -Origbos, Elekures and Oyeres, -BTO women, -Agba igus, -APC Ward members, -All Afa chiefs” the statement said.
Various committees have been established to work on the community’s goals and objectives, while a big endorsement and adoption will be held on Monday in honor of Kabiyesi Ajana’s 30th Coronation Anniversary, which will be commemorated on Friday, November 26th, 2021.