By Gbenga Ariyibi
Ado Ekiti – Plans have been concluded for the Action Congress of Nigeria, ACN presidential candidate, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu take his campaign train to Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital, on Monday, March 21.
According to the statement signed by the state chairman of ACN, Chief Jide Awe a copy of which was made available to Vanguard in Ado Ekiti, Sunday, other notable party chieftains expected at the rally are the vice presidential candidate, Mr. Fola Adeola; the national chairman, Chief Adebisi Akande; national leader and former Lagos State Governor Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.
Governors Babatunde Fashola (Lagos), Adams Oshiomhole (Edo), Rauf Aregbesola (Osun) and other national leaders of the party are expected to address the rally.
Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has approved the constitution of a committee that would plan and make arrangements for the success of the presidential campaign of the ACN in the state.
The committee is chaired by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Dr. Ganiyu Owolabi.
Members of the committee are the state ACN Women Leader, Mrs. Ronke Okusanya; Chairman, Ikole Local Government, Chief Biodun Akin-Fasae; former Commissioner for Finance, Mr. Bayo Aina; Personal Assistant to the Governor, Mr. O’ Seun Odewale and Special Assistant to the SSG,
Mr. Bisi Adesua.
Other committee members are Senior Special Assistant (Security), Mr. Charles Fasuba; Senior Special Assistant (Research); Mr. Hakeem Jamiu; Senior Special Assistant (Mobilization), Mr. Tope Osatoyinbo, Special Assistant (Media), Mr. Odunayo Ogunmola; ACN Organizing Secretary,
Rev. Femi Ojo and ACN Youth Leader, Prince Adeyemi Adelaja.
Ribadu, who had taken his campaign to other parts of the country is expected to unfold his agenda to the people of the Land of Honour in what promises to be another round of the Broom Revolution Rally.
Although there would be no governorship election in the state in April, elections is expected to be conducted into the Senate, House of Representatives and House of Assembly.