The Ondo State Commissioner for Environment,Sola Ebiseni,a lawyer, has resigned his appointment as a cabinet member in the administration of Governor Olusegun Mimiko. The development was in line with his aspiration to contest the November 26 governorship election under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP).
Ebiseni who is from Ilaje land in the Southern Senatorial District of the state thanked Mimiko for giving him the opportunity to serve the state in the last six years as a commissioner. With the development,two other aspiring Commissioners,Eyitayo Jegede(SAN) the Attorney-General& Commissioner for Justice and his counterpart in the Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs,Bamiduro Dada would join soon in accordance with the rule.
The PDP in the state has debunked the rumour that the party has adopted a particular aspirant as candidate for the November 26 poll in the state. It maintained that the party is yet to conduct its primary election to decide the party flag bearer. Read more