No doubt some elected political office holders had substantially fulfil their campaign promises above 60% while others were yet do anything sufficiently clearly and impactful to the masses.
In kosofe federal constituency before the crossover to 2018, The political gladiators and their supporters has being saying reelect, Lekan si, Continuity and one good term deserved another. Ditto to all the 774 local governments in Nigeria.
2017, according to the feelers on the streets revealed that many party members and non member’s quietly crossed over to the new year without economical and political hampers.
Some political parties that usually distributes Christmas gift to its members were totally reported mute.
This are part of the reasons, this year some political aspirants and political parties will launch their different types of stomach infrastructure to endear their party members and non politicians to their aspirations.
Certainly This year easter, sallahs , Christmas and new year and other social engagements will have an improved brown envelopes and stomach infrastructure from the incumbent and new the aspirants.
Its a year whereby party members, supporters and electorates opinion will be guided by emotion, political brand loyalty and political freebies rather than asking those seeking mandate from them salient questions on their past representation account and why they should they be entrusted with more responsibilities.
In kosofe constituency ll ,The current lawmaker representing the electoral district is reported warning up for the second term. Within his political party he has no top challenger.
The opposition party candidate that contested again him in 2015 Pst. Francis Adebayo had since decamped to Apc and the RCCG pastor has gone back to his ministry squarely as gathered. Therefore, The opposition will field new candidate. To slug it out with big daddy as he is fondly called.
Whether Hon. Bayo Osinowo will go for the 5th term to represent kosofe constituency l, its yet uncleared. However, Being the overload Apc leader in kosofe general , the ticket is in his pocket.
His top challenger in 2015 from Apc was Hon. Busayo Adebayo, Whom allegedly embarrassed pepper for almost making him to lose the ticket as a result of the good fight himself and coalition put forward.
As he is fondly Called commissioner ll, is allegedly said to be currently facing the consequences of the 2015 house of assembly primary election. Though pepper is reported aiming for higher position. So, whether Busayo will give it a trial again time will tell.
Whereas, The opposition candidate Moyo Ogunlewe who gave pepper headache in the last general elections is reported still very much interested in the race. No, other aspirants from his party signify interest in the opposition party’s that just resolved its protracted internal crisis late last year .
Hon. Rotimi Agunsoye (ROT) who defeated the Pdp candidate for kosofe fed. Constituency , much has not been heard about his next political moves. So, also the Pdp candidate Hon. Sherifat Hassan(SOH) camp too.
The PDP east senatorial candidate Yeye owolabi salis from kosofe who contested with senator Gbenga Ashafa camp was mute. While other aspirants had joined the race. Whether Ashafa is going for third term is not yet clear.
All this political actors and the new entrants should be watch out for in the months ahead before 2019 general elections.