By; JACOB ONJEWU DICKSON
A traditional ruler in Ogun State, Oba Olusegun Phillips, The Orunda of Olorunda on Thursday, donated a 2-storey building at the popular Totoro Roundabout in Abeokuta to Tinubu Support Organization, Ogun State Chapter to provide a befitting building where the lovers and support of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s presidential ambition will meet and strategise for the task ahead.
The building handing over ceremony had in the attendance, the Deputy National Coordinator (South), Mrs. Ayodele Fatusi, Sen. Olugbenga Obadara, Special Adviser to Ogun State Governor, Comrade Olamide Lawal; the Ogun State Coordinator, Hon. Lanre Oyegebola -Sodipo and a host of TSO members across the 20 local government areas of Ogun State.
Oba Olusegun Phillips said, he first came in contact with an individual in 1999 who discussed Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu with him, who elaborately narrated Asiwaju’s passion in the growth, development and transformation of the society and how he (Asiwaju) gathered some professionals to actualize his vision.
Oba Olusegun Phillips, “If i could personally do little to lift up few numbers of people, I should be able to do a little to motivate a leader who can use his good office at higher level to move out a greater majority of masses from the valley of discomfort and hopelessness to the plain and peak of comfort and stability.
“Therefore, it is my pleasure to offer this property, where we gathered for Tinubu Support Organization(TSO-Ogun State) use for campaign office for 2023 general election”.
Deputy National Coordinator (South) TSO, Mrs. Ayodele Fatusi who represented Bola Ahmed Tinubu while commissioning the office space, thanked Oba Olusegun Phillips, Orunda of Olorunda and expressed much delight over the enthusiasm of the Kabiyesi talked about the competence and capacity of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
She appealed to members of Tinubu Support Organization in Ogun State to educate their loyalist on the new voting pattern and continue their grassroots mobilization without fear as Tinubu Support Organization has been mentioned as one of the few support groups that will be working directing with APC Presidential Campaign Committee (PCC).
Also, Senator Olugbenga Obadara thanked Oba Olusegun Phillips, The Orunda of Olorunda for his noble gesture and urges all Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu supporters across Ogun State for support and vote massively for All Progressive Congress candidates from president, Governor, Senate, House Representative and House of Assembly.
The Ogun State Coordinator, Hon. Lanre Oyegbola Sodipo while addressing Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s loyalists, stated that this building is the fourth (4th) and biggest after Ikereku, Ayietoro Garage and Asese offices secured for the smooth running of Tinubu Support Organization (TSO) in Ogun State.
He also thanked Oba Olusegun Phillips for providing a befitting office space where Tinubu Support Organization could meet and strategize on delivering the presidential mandate for Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and also an auspicious signal for TSO activities in Ogun State and also assured national delegates of Tinubu Support Organization present at the event, of more of such noble gestures across Ogun State.