Makinde Election Campaign Kicks Off, Million Supporters in Tow
It was a sight to behold on Thursday as Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, alongside his fellow G-5 governors – Samuel Ortom, Okezie Ikpeazu, Nyesom Wike, and Ifeanyi Ugwanyi – officially kicked off his election campaign at the historic Mapo Hall in Ibadan.
From the early hours of the morning, enthusiastic supporters began to flood the streets, dressed in their finest attire and adorned with campaign paraphernalia. The energy in the air was electric as the crowd eagerly awaited the arrival of their beloved leader.
As the clock struck noon, Governor Makinde emerged from his convoy to the sound of thunderous cheers and applause. Accompanied by his fellow governors and a sea of supporters, he made his way towards the stage, where he would deliver a speech to officially launch his campaign.
The crowd listened intently as Governor Makinde spoke about his vision for the state and the progress that he has made during his time in office. He highlighted the various initiatives and projects that he has implemented, including the construction of new roads, hospitals, and schools, and the creation of thousands of jobs for the people of Oyo.
Governor Makinde also addressed the challenges that the state has faced and outlined his plans for the future. He emphasized the importance of unity and collaboration, and called on all citizens to come together in support of his vision for a better Oyo.
As he concluded his speech, the crowd erupted into cheers and applause once again, with many expressing their support for the governor and his campaign.
It was a triumphant and historic day for Governor Makinde and his supporters, and a clear indication of the strong momentum that he has going into the election. With a million supporters by his side and a proven track record of leadership, there is no doubt that Governor Makinde is well-positioned to continue serving the people of Oyo for many years to come.