Governor Seyi Makinde officially announced the current Chairman of Oyo State Housing Corporation, Barrister Bayo Lawal as his running mate ahead of the 2023 general elections.

He made the announcement during a meeting with stakeholders of the party from Oke-Ogun zone, which is currently holding at the Presidential Lodge, Government House, Agodi, Ibadan.

Lawal was Attorney-General and Commissioner of Justice during the administration of late Governor Lamidi Adesina and would be replacing Rauf Olaniyan who was Seyi Makinde’s running mate at the last gubernatorial election on the platform of the PDP.

Bello Akinkunmi Yakub