Governor Ibikunle Amosun has nominated a business management expert, Yetunde Abosede Onanuga as his running mate for the 2015 governorship election. The choice of Onanuga was arrived at after Amosun’s former deputy, Prince Segun Adesegun dumped the All Progressives Congress, APC for the Social Democratic Party, SDP to pursue his governorship ambition.
Onanuga, 54 was on Tuesday presented to leaders of the APC in the state at Abeokuta, by Amosun, who described her as a worthy partner in the continued mission to rebuild the state.
Onanuga an indigene of Ijebu-Igbo, in Ijebu North Local Government Council and married to Biodun Onanuga from Ijebu-Ode. Shortly after she was presented to the leaders, she revealed that she has been nursing the ambition to become a deputy governor since four years ago and promised to be loyal to the party leaders and the people of the state. In her words: ‘‘I will be faithful, loyal and honest in the service of Ogun State if I’m elected into office in 2015 along with my boss, Amosun.’’