Solanke Ayomideji Taiwo, Abeokuta —
The Deputy Minority Whip, Federal House of Representatives, Rt. Hon Adesegun Abdel-Majid Adekoya has gained unwavering support of his constituency ahead of the forthcoming election today 5th of January, 2023.
Rt. Hon. Adesegun Abdel-Majid Adekoya is the House of Representatives member representing, Ijebu-North/Ijebu-East/Ogun Waterside Federal Constituency of Ogun State under the umbrella of People’s Democratic Party, PDP. He remain the only PDP elected representative in Ogun State.
Adekoya who is seeking for third term in the green chamber, Federal House of Rpresentatives, received heroic welcome from party faithful, youths and elders in the community when he started his campaign movement from Awa ward 7 to Ifedore ward 10 today, while the people showered love to him, They satisfactorily assured him of their unwavering support through their votes to enable him continue his people’s oriented projects across the local community.
It could be recalled that Rt. Hon. Adesegun Abdel-Majid Adekoya sometimes in 2018, sponsored a bill with numebr “HB 1554: Harmonised Retirement Age for Teachers in Nigeria Bill” which was ascented by President Mohammadu Buhari to increase the retirement age of teachers from 40 years to 65 years of age with pensionable services.
Also, a Bill To Establish Federal College Of Entrepreneurship And Skills Acquisition, Ijebu-Ife, was sponsored by Adekoya in 2021 which has passed the second reading in the NASS.
Adekoya in his active representation also sponsored a Bill seeking to establish a Federal College of Education (Tcehnical), Ako, Ago-Iwoye in Ogun State, which has received ascent by the president.
To serve his people outrightly, he facilitated The Madam Efunse’ke International Infertility and Maternity Hospital, an annex of Federal Medical Centre, FMC, Abeokuta in his constituency to enable his people gain access to quality health care by competent nurses and doctors.
However, he has facilitated numerous projects which touches the lives of his people directly such as digging of motorized borehole systems to area where their is scarcity of water, rehabilitation of primary schools, renovation of hostels, facilitation of free lesson for JAMB candidates across the constituency, construction of roads for smooth driving, erection of solar power lights in the community, single handedly construction of the sprawling Oba Orimolusi palace in Ijebu-Igbo among others.
In his reaction, he appreciated the people of his constituency for the love and support they have been showing to him over the years, he assured them of quality and effective representation without taking their love and support for granted.
He appeal to the people who are yet to get their permanent voters card PVC to approach nearby offices of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC to pick it up to make them eligible to vote for People’s Democratic Party, PDP in the forthcoming election.