Ogbomoso is believed to be the political stronghold of Otunba Adebayo Alao Akala, former governor of Oyo state and gubernatorial candidate of the Action Democratic Party ADP in the state
Hon Odebunmi representing Suurulere/Ogo Oluwa Federal Constituency said with the current political situation in the state no party can match the popularity and strength of the All Progressive Congress in Ogbomoso and Oyo state at large
The federal lawmaker while responding to questions from journalists at a function in Ogbomosho on Sunday disclosed that APC is deeply rooted in Ogbomoso, most of us in the party are grassroot mobilizers and people knows that we cannot betray them.
He said further that “The massive turnout during the visit of the Vice President ,Yemi Osinbajo to ogbomoso recently is a confirmation that our people love APC, it shows that the level of acceptability of the party and I can assure you that APC will win that election, here in the Ogbomoso zones”
Hon Odebumi while reiterating the commitment of politicians in Ogbomoso to peaceful conduct during the election said i can assure you that there will be no violence during the election, we are committed to peaceful co existence of all and sundry in Ogbomoso, we relate as brothers and sisters and elections cannot separate us
He however urged the people of Ogbomoso to keep faith with the party and express optimism that APC government will take the country to a greater height