*Launches off campaign in Ijebu-Ife
As the heats starts to rev up in the states, it is certain that two-term Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly and former Senator representing Lagos East Senatorial District in the Red Chamber, Senator Olorunnimbe Mamora, has declared his interest to contest for Ogun State governorship in 2019.
The official declaration which took place at his family house in Isapodo, Ijebu Ife in Ijebu East Local Government Area of Ogun State has in attendance politicians across Ijebu East, especially from Ijebu Ife Wards 1 and 2.
High Chief Segun Osibote (Aloran of Ijebu Ife), Mr Wale Adedayo (former Chief Press Secretary to Otunba Gbenga Daniel, Mr Tayo Mabeweje and the host of others were also present at the event.
Loyalist from APC Yayi Movement and SIA Group who are from Ijebu Ife Wards 1 and 2 stormed the event in multitude to pay loyalty to one of their own as the son of the soil.
A chieftain of APC Mr Elepe while speaking urged Senator Mamora to appoint someone who is trustworthy in the local government area to be his liaison Officer and to also make himself accessible to people.