AMBASSADOR TAOFEEK ARAPAJA EMERGES AS THE NEW SOUTH-WEST ZONAL VICE CHAIRMAN OF PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC PARTY.Adunni Adetola
Ambassador Taofeek Arapaja, the candidate backed by the camp of Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, got 343 votes emerges as new South-West Zonal Vice Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party on Monday.
Dr. Eddy Olafeso backed by ex-governorAyo Fayose got a total of 330 votes.
According to Arapaja ” We thank Governor Seyi Makinde and former Governor of Fayose. PDP is our party, we will work together and move the party forward”.
“We want to reposition the party. I will work with my brother Olafeso to achieve our aims.
Olafeso said ” The storm is over, there is a new beginning for our party. We have to thank God Almighty that despite odds, there is a new beginning for our party PDP. The time is now. I thank everybody who supported me”
Other SouthWest Zonal Executives that emerge are,
Secretary – Chief Rahman Owokoniran.
Treasurer- Mr Samson Omotoyosi
Organizing Secretary- Barr. Amuwa Benson.
Publicity Secretary- Chief Olusanya Atofarati.
Financial Secretary- Mr Adewoyin Rasaq Babarinde. Legal
Adviser- Barr. Gbenga Kukoyi.
Auditor- Dr. Adeola Adewumi.
Women Leader- Mrs Modinat Bosede Adedibu.
Youth Leader- Mr Bamidele Seyi Abiola.
Zonal Ex.Officio- Adeola Santos.
Zonal Ex.Officio- Modupe Adetokunbo.
Zonal Ex.Officio- Araoye Sikiru.
Zonal Ex.Officio- Olugbenga Idowu.
Zonal Ex.Officio- Segun Adewale Aeroland.
Zonal Ex.Officio- Lanre Fajuyi.
Natl Ex.Officio- Olakunle Paul.
Natl Ex.Officio- David Kolawole Vaughan.
Natl Ex.Officio- Ogunrinde Emmanuel.
Natl Ex- Faboyede Clement.Natl Ex- Taiwo Kabiru.
Natl Ex- Oluwakemi Olayiwola.