HRM, Oba Richard Abayomi Ogunsanya, the Olubeshe of Ibeshe Kingdom reaffirmed his commitment to the Presidential ambition of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu on the 9th of February 2023.
The King, openly displayed his permanent voter’s card (PVC) at his palace, proclaiming to give his electoral support to the former Lagos State governor.
Oba Ogunsanya also asserted to bestow his support to the Executive Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu, Lagos East Senator, Tokunbo Mukahil Abiru, Ikorodu Federal Lawmaker, Hon. Babajimi Benson MHR, and APC candidate for Ikorodu Constituency 2 at the Lagos State House Of Assembly, Hon. Abiodun Moshood Aro, also known as AMA.
Leading by example, Oba Ogunsanya summoned his entire council of chiefs, Baales and community leaders to present their PVCs in the palace, which they all did.
In one voice, the king and chieftains also cited as the Oba-in-council in Ibeshe Kingdom, chaperoned by High Chief Adeshina, Olisa of Ibesheland, declared their unconditional support to the mandate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) party and it’s flag-bearing candidates.
He (the King) further asserted that the people in his towns will follow his lead by voting for the ruling party come February 25th and March 11th.
Oba Richard Abayomi Ogunsanya was a former councillor of the Ibeshe community before ascending the throne as its paramount ruler.
Ibeshe is a unique waterbed community, embedded in Igbogbo Baiyeku LCDA.