Following the rejection of Hon. Akhigbe Abiodun , Yakub Balogun was earlier in may 2020 reported cleared by the Lagos State House of Assembly for the position.
Later on the name of Hon. Kafilat Ogbara surfaced and she was confirmed as member of the State audit board service Commision.
Following the subtle campaign for Yacoob for the Vacant Kosofe Constituenncy 2 seat. He was expected to maintain the same position with Rotimi AGUNSOYE as titled” Rotimi Agunsoye body language says a bird at hand worth the two in the bush ”
His entrance into the race prompted Kosofe Post to make further enquiry on his board membership status, which revealed allegedly rejected because he lacks the professional requirement for the portfolio beyond his degrees neccessitated his substitution with KafilaOgbara.
Akhigbe Abiodun renomination for second term of 5 years was rejected because of the rift between the late Osinowo’s and the state Assemby while Yakubu Balogun reportedly rejected because he did possessed the additional qualifications for the Job.
Hon. Akhigbe Abiodun,Y Balogun, Gbenga Osobu, Omoba Adeyinka Oyediran, and Samuel Olanrewaju Adebayo, others are all in the race to represent Kosofe Constituenncy 2 in the yet to be fixed bye Election on platform of APC.