1 The All Progressives Congress (APC), Oyo State Chapter, has inaugurated new set of executives for its UK branch with Mr Bayo Gbenla, as its Chairman.
2 This is contained in a statement issued by the newly inaugurated Secretary, Olamide Olasupo, which was made available to newsmen on Monday in Ibadan.
3 Among the newly inaugurated members of the executives were Mr Sunday Owolabi, Vice-Chairman; Ronke Dairo; Yomi Oke; Ajibola Ogunremi; Titilayo Oladigbolu; Folawiyo Bello and Ahmad Olansile.
4 The inauguration ceremony held in UK, was attended by Dr Yunus Akintunde, Oyo Central APC senatorial candidate, who represented Sen. Teslim Folarin, the Oyo APC governorship candidate.
5 It was also attended by acting APC National Chairman in UK, Mr Tunde Dorothy; the Chairman, South-West Caucus, Mr Muyiwa Adesua; Ogun APC Chairman UK, Mr Andrew Taiwo and outgoing Oyo APC Chairman UK, Mr Kolawole Saidu.
6 Gbenla, a mental health practitioner, has worked at the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan for over a decade before relocating to the UK.
7 The UK branch chairman, a businessman, philanthropist and socialite from Ibadan North-East Local Government area, was a member of the reconciliation committee set up by APC UK, aftermath of the fall out of 2019 general election.
8 The efforts had brought many progressive politicians, notable among whom was the late Gov. Adebayo Alao-Akala; Sen. Olufemi Lanlehin and many others back to APC.
9 NewsSourceCredit: NAN