Babatunde Olalere from the Gbadamosi dynasty of Ikorodu is an household name, its only the blind and hard of hearing persons that will deny the fact.
Before, during and after the general elections he remains one of the aspirants/candidates who never quit after any loss; he never stop playing the role of opposition the way it be played unlike few other candidates who disappears immediately from governance; social, economic and political activities contributions but only to appear 6months to the next election.
He has never been once alleged of been a mole to the ruling party; APC nor a contractor to the Lagos State Goverment such allegations credited to others allegedly made them to shy away from speaking the truth to power in Lagos and beyond when necessary.
His boldness, courage and fearlessness when he spoke on the rot at CBN made him a guest of the Department of state Service for some days.
The few things some people hold against the brilliant politician was that he is too arrogant and radical like Ashiwaju Bola Tinubu. The misconcepption and misperception about these two great men, “The shall grow, and old shall go” it has long been settled by Adam and Eve in the garden of Eden story, which was further simplify by John Ball’s quotation ” When adam delved and eve span who-was then the gentleman”
So, therefore one can’t attempt to wrestle power from Jagaban in Lagos without exhibiting some of his winning traits or else one will die trying. Consequently, most politicians are not gentle in nature from closed observations.
The two term Governroship aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic party (PDP) and Advanced Democratic (ADP) guber candidate in 2019, BOG experience sofar can be partly likened to Abraham Lincoln.
Abraham Lincoln Didn’t Quit
Probably the greatest example of persistence is Abraham Lincoln. If you want to learn about somebody who didn’t quit, look no further.
Born into poverty, Lincoln was faced with defeat throughout his life. He lost eight elections, twice failed in business and suffered a nervous breakdown.
He could have quit many times – but he didn’t and because he didn’t quit, he became one of the greatest president
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Thé consesus from the Lagos 2019 gubernatorial debates BOG was rated the best above the incumbent Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Sanwoolu’s and many others. However, his relative unknown Political platform he promoted and sponsored was his albatross.
The microblogging site has been awash with his return to PDP over the weekends. However, when Kosofe Post contacted some of his supporters and relatives in Kosofe it was revealed that BOG at the moment consulting.
The source under the condition of annonymity disclosed that the real estate big investor is on his way to his former home, PDP. His late post yesterday also received that the passenger has decided on the next vehicle to join to achieve his ambition.
BOG, return to pdp might quicken true reconciliation among the warring groups in the party, safe the party from further depletion and boast the party membership contact and mobilization drive.