The Ogun state governor-elect, Dapo Abiodun, took to his twitter page in appreciation of his victory, after visiting ex-governor Gbenga Daniel, the Director-General of Atiku Campaign Council who stood by him in the March 9 elections.
“ This afternoon, I paid a courtesy visit to the former Governor of Ogun State, His Excellency Otunba Gbenga Daniel – OGD,’’ he said in his tweet.
Otunba Gbenga Daniel, a chieftain of opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) resigned from partisan politics on Friday after their defeat in presidential election of February 23, 2019.
The ex-governor had thrown his weight behind Dapo Abiodunl abandoning his former party’s candidate in the governorship election, Chief Kashamu Buriji.
Dapo also on Saturday visited the Paramount Ruler and Olu of Ilaro, His Royal Majesty, Oba Kehinde Olugbenle.
“This evening, I paid a ‘Thank You’ visit to the Paramount Ruler and Olu of Ilaro, His Royal Majesty, Oba Kehinde Olugbenle. While at the Palace, I expressed my profound appreciation to the Paramount Ruler for his fatherly support during the course of my gubernatorial ambition
The governor-elect also hosted Ademola Ogunbanjo and his team in his Iperu home on a congratulatory visit.
He promised the team that he would lead the state with wisdom and the grace of God.
Swearing in of the governor-elect with hold on May 29.