*Contest may tear APC apart
AHEAD of 2021 election of the Local government Chairmanship race of the All Progressives Congress APC strong indications emerged last weekend’s that stakeholders of the party might end up shopping for a dark horse that would go in line with the THEME agenda of Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwoolu.
It was gathered that the support base of two frontline aspirants in the person of the government contractor of APC, Musiliu Aigoro, and Former Kosofe Local government Sole Administrator, Mrs. Ramota Jumoke Animawun, farmcity boss; APC 2018 House of Assembly aspirant for Kosofe constituency 1, Chief of staff to Lagos East Senator, Sen. Sikiru Adebayo Osinowo ; Rotimi Carew and PDP 2015, 2019 House of Assembly candidate for Kosofe constituency 1, Moyo Ogunlewe have continued to dominate the race of who becomes the next Kosofe Local chairman in July 2021
A source disclosed that there are palpable fears that the four main aspirants, if not properly managed, may tear the party apart like 2017 LG Local government poll in Ikosi Isheri Lcda.
The multi millionaire former Sole, Animawun is given the contest all the seriousness it deserved she has since relocated from her base to other wards in Kosofe constituency 1.
The source said that the envisaged tension the contest will create in the APC may throw up a little known face, even as the former Executive Secretary of Kosofe, Gbemisola Ketiku, who also contested for APC 2018 House of Assembly aspirant for Kosofe constituency 1 is said to be under pressure to declare his interest in the APC chairmanship amidst this top politicians names Kosofe Post learnt that dark horse might emerged as consensus candidate.
Agboyi Ketu Lcda
APC strongly believed one good term deserved another and Bourdillon oracle totally favoured two term.
Ikosi Isheri Lcda
The death of the former Chairman of Ikosi-isheri-lcda-council-chairman, abdulfatai Oyesanya’s foreclosed closed to a dozen of Politicians ambition on the platform of APC. Because its likely the two products of Lagos East lawmaker, Sen. Adebayo Osinowo that emerged as Chairman, Vice Chairman of the council maybe given nod for another fresh single term.
While the list of the potential aspirants in APC is daily increasing, opposition party’s aspirants are yet to make up their minds while some are waiting for Independent Electoral Commision (INEC) to take charge of Local council poll to give it a trial.