The Chairman, Governor’s Advisory Council, Senator Hosea Ayoola Agboola on Monday thanked Governor of Oyo State, Engr. Seyi Makinde for picking Barrister Bayo Lawal from Kishi in Oke Ogun area of the State as the new Deputy Governor.
The development followed the removal from office of the erstwhile Deputy Governor, Engr. Rauf Olaniyan by the state House of Assembly in the early hours of Monday.
Consequently a new Deputy Governor, Bayo Lawal was ratified by the Assembly and subsequently sworn-in by the Chief Judge of the State, Justice Muntar Abimbola.
Describing the new Deputy Governor as a great politician, Senator Hosea Ayoola Agboola popularly called Alleluyah said Barrister Bayo Lawal would support all the laudable programmes of the Governor for the people of Oyo State to enjoy more dividends of democracy under the Peoples Democratic Party beyond 2023.
Agboola who is also from Oke Ogun counselled the new Deputy Governor to justify the confidence reposed in him by the Governor and work towards the success of the PDP in the 2023 election and beyond.
Alleluyah said the Governor deserves the support of all and sundry because of his unprecedented achievements in all facets of life within the last three years that the administration came on board.
Senator Hosea Ayoola Agboola then prayed for the success of Engr. Makinde, the new Deputy Governor and indeed the PDP at all levels as the 2023 elections get underway.