Ahead of the 2019 General Elections, President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, are expected to inaugurate their Southwest campaign office in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, on Saturday.
A statement issued by the Buhari/Osinbajo Dynamic Support Group, an initiative of the Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu, who also doubles as the Chairman of the Board of Trustees (BoT), said the campaign office will be managed by the group.
The event which is scheduled to hold at Oritsejolomi Thomas Hall of the International Conference Centre at the University of Ibadan (UI) at 11 a.m, will have the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu (special guest of honour and grand patron of the group); former Senate President Ken Nnamani (chairman of the occasion); a former Minister of Petroleum, Don Etiebet , Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi (chief host) Transportation Minister Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi , APC’s former Interim National Chairman Bisi Akande as guests of honour, Former Senate Leader Alli Ndume; the senator representing Katsina Central, Abu Ibrahim and MBO National Patron, Senator Ayo Akinyelure, are guests of honour.
The statement said all governors as well as APC Deputy National Chairman (Southwest), Segun Oni; Chief Pius O. Akinyelure; Chairman, APC, Oyo State, Chief Akin Oke; National Coordinator, MBO, Usman Ibrahim; National Secretary, MBO, Isaac Peace Agunloye and National Woman Leader, MBO, Ogechukwu Michael are expected at the event.
While former Abia State Governor Orji Uzo Kalu will be the guest speaker.