As Osun State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP prepares for its forthcoming congress which is slated to hold in April, a Cheiftain of the party, Hon. Funmiso Babarinde has declared his intention to contest for the Chairmanship position of the party in the state.
This was contained in a letter addressed to the Acting Chairman of the party in the state, Dr Akindele Adekunle on Wednesday and obtained by our Correspondent in Osogbo.
Hon. Babarinde stated that his aspiration is stemmed from his decades of commitment to PDP project and passion to support the current PDP administration by being a nexus between the government, the party and the good people of Osun state.
The letter titled; ‘NOTICE OF INTENTION TO CONTEST CHAIRMANSHIP POSITION’ reads; “I write to inform you of my intention to contest for the position of the State Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, Osun State Chapter in the forthcoming Osun State Congress in April, 2023 as announced by the National Secretariat of our party.
“My wealth of experience in private and public service as a civil servant and a political office holder, together with my understanding of the political terrain in and outside Osun state, especially as a foundation member of Osun PDP, attest to my eligibility and informed my strong believe that 1, by the grace of God and the support of distinguished stakeholders and members of our great Party, make a difference and contribute reasonably to the overall growth of the PDP in Osun State and beyond.
“I acknowledge and commend your frantic efforts so far. In fact, we would not be where we are today if not for your transformational leadership which is also my view of leadership and style.
“In closing, I wish to add that I will abide by all rules and necessary actions. guiding my aspiration and that I am prepared to work with our highly regarded leaders to have a hitch-free congress for our party in Osun state.
“I, therefore, look forward to your kind consideration and support for me to achieve my set goals and objectives as a step forward in this journey to serve my people in the capacity of the next Osun State Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party.
“Accept the assurances of my highest regards.”