Oludayo Tade, Ibadan
Southwest Political office holders on the platform of the All Progressive Congress on Thursday restated their support for the devolution of powers to fast-track regional development.
The meeting was the second APC political office holders’ meeting hosted by Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi.
Former National Chairman of the party Bisi Akande who briefed newsmen after the over three-hour meeting which held behind closed doors expressed satisfaction with the performances of the governors, Senators, and other political office holders from the region.
According to Chief Akande, the party was already strategising to win Ekiti and bring it back to the fold of the ruling APC.
Earlier, The host governor Abiola Ajimobi challenged political office holders from the southwest to sacrifice their ambition for delivery of excellent services needed by the region.
He called for speedy completion of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway, but expressed worry that southwest has lowest voter registration which may affect the fortune of the party.
The Meeting was attended by Governors of Lagos, Osun, Ogun and Ondo including members of national assembly.