Senator Iyiola Omisore on Saturday at Freedom Park, Oshogbo, Osun State capital flagged off his campaign to contest for the state’s governorship election under the People’s Democratic Party, PDP.
Omisore while addressing thousands of supporters at venue of the campaign flag off said, he was on a rescue mission, assuring that the PDP government under him would restore dignity to education in Osun State.
“I am here offering myself for service. I am here to right the wrongs and set our state on sustainable paths”, he said.
Omisore who spoke in Yoruba took a swipe at Mr. Rauf Aregbesola’s government for his “inhuman taxes, demolition of markets without alternatives, destruction of the state education heritage, the creation of religious crisis in an otherwise harmonious state.”
“I salute your sense of forbearance under this tyrannical government of Aregbesola” he added.
He promised to reinvent the state through his eight-point agenda that focuses on restoration of the dignity of education, Health, Gender equality and youth development, gainful employment and wealth creation, Agriculture and rural development, good governance, peace and security.
The declaration was carried out in pomp and style as supporters came out in their large numbers to identify with Senator Omisore ambition to rule the state come 2015.
Also in attendance were PDP chieftains including: Former Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, Alhaji Buruji Kashumu from Ogun State, Alhaji Teslim Folarin from Oyo State, former Senate Leader; Alh. Tajudeen Oladipo, Alh. Shuaib Oyedokun, Chief Layi Ogunrinade, Senator Grace Folashade-Bent, Prof. Dupe Olatunbosun, Senator Hosea Agboola, Chief Abidoye Babalola, Senator Olu Alabi, Chief Bose Adedibu and Alhaji Gani Olaoluwa, PDP Chairman in Osun State.