Ekiti 2018: ADP candidate picks running mate
Ahead of July 14 governorship election in Ekiti state, Action Democratic Party (ADP) candidate, Segun Adewale has picked Honourable Anthonia Omonusi as his running mate.
Omonusi, it was gathered, who hails from Ekiti East, has both public and private sector experience, which compliments the outstanding profile of ADP governorship candidate, a renowned entrepreneur.
According to information made known to journalists, she began her working career at the Governor’s Office, Ado-Ekiti, where she had an Industrial Attachment in 2000 after her education.
Omonusi’s impressive resumé revealed that she worked briefly at Omega Bank Plc, now Keystone Bank in 2002 after which she joined the public service as a Special Assistant to Ekiti Governor on Community Development in 2014.
She served as the Caretaker Secretary to Ekiti East Local Government in 2013 also as the Caretaker Chairperson, Ekiti East Local Government in 2012. Anthonia as was in the service of Local Government Service Commission in 2010.
Until her nomination, she was a member of the All Progressive Congress (APC), which she ditched to join the ADP with thousands of her supporters across Ekiti State.
During her acceptance after her nomination, the entrepreneur turned-politician expressed gratitude to Almighty God for guiding her to join ADP and to her supporters and Ekiti people who have stood by her side all through her political journey so far, asking the people of Ekiti state to massively join and vote for her party, the Action Democratic Party (ADP) at the polls.
She has, however, perfected her membership with the ADP and satisfied all INEC requirements as the deputy governorship candidate.
She will now be paired as the running mate to Segun Adewale.