Hon. Yakub Balogun
He is an astute leader in political environment of Lagos State spanning over 3 decades of political activeness.
A bonafide indigene of Ketu-Kosofe, Lagos State. He had been nominated in 2 different capacities at different times as chairman, Lagos State Universal Basic Education Board,SUBEB and won the Primary election of the House of Assembly. However, denied these after several attempts.
He is a strong and unflinching pillar of the APC through its metamorphosis from AD through AC and ACN. He is resourceful to APC in seeing to the success of the great party in all its elections at different levels in Lagos, Osun, Kogi States and others.
He was appointed as chairman sub-committee in Kogi state in the election which it’s late candidate of APC, Audu Abubakar was leading before his demise. In fact, Hon. Yakub Ishola Balogun fondly called”LAGOS BOY” by him.
He is also playing an active role in organization and mobilization of fora of Lagos State Indigene across the state in order to ensure that APC emerge winner in election at all levels.
The convener of Yakub Balogun Campaign Organization (YABCO) in Kosofe. A body which is strong and solid in campaigns and elections for APC.
He is evidently and obviously a man-of the- people and grassroot politician per excellent in the whole of Kosofe LGA, Agboyi-Ketu and Ikosi-Isheri LCDAs. Particularly in Ketu, Ikosi, Shangisha, Magodo, Isheri Olowo Ira, Ojota, Ogudu, Agboyi, Oworonshoki and environs.