There was a carnival atmosphere in Akure, the Ondo State capital today as the man popularly known as the “𝐅𝐚𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐫 𝐨𝐟 𝐄𝐦𝐩𝐥𝐨𝐲𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭”, Ch.
Johnson Olabisi obtained his Expression of Interest Form to run for senate at the Ondo State PDP Secretariat in Akure. Hon. Olabisi who had earlier declared his intention to contest for the post of 𝐬𝐞𝐧𝐚𝐭𝐨𝐫 𝐫𝐞𝐩𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐎𝐧𝐝𝐨 𝐂𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐫𝐚𝐥 𝐒𝐞𝐧𝐚𝐭𝐨𝐫𝐢𝐚𝐥 𝐃𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐫𝐢𝐜𝐭 was accompanied by party leaders and excos, as well as supporters from all over the six Local Government Areas that constitute the Senatorial district.
While addressing the press, the erstwhile Chairman of the old Ondo Local Government and Ondo State Local Government Service Commission expressed his delight at the tremendous support he has received from the people of the six local goverment areas of the district in his quest to represent them at the red chamber and reiterated his commitment to ensuring that Ondo Central Senatorial District becomes a reference point in terms of good governance. Speaking further, Hon. Olabisi, pledged his continued commitment to eradicating the prevalent youth unemployment within the district and declared that PDP is the only party with a well-formulated plan and the capacity to accomplish this task. He therefore urged the people of the district to vote PDP candidates into all elective positions in the forthcoming polls.
Hon. Johnson Olabisi who holds a Bachelors Degree in Political Science from the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife and a Masters in Public Administration from the University of Ado Ekiti (now EKSU) was at various times the Secretary (later Chairman) of the old Ondo Local Government; Chairman, Ondo State Local Government Service Commission; Board Member of the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) and Board Member of the Federal Medical Center, Bida. Hon. Olabisi is a founding father of the PDP in Ondo State and was the pioneer state Vice Chairman of the party between 1998 and 2003. He is a philanthropist of note and a grassroot politician of repute.
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