Oloye Akin Alabi has joined the 2019 race ahead of the general elections under the All Progressive Congress, APC.
Alabi who is the founder of NairaBET, one of the betting companies in Nigeria, used to be a member of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP.
NIGERIA NEWS gathered from reports that Alabi has just submitted his expression and nomination forms at the National Secretariat of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abuja with an intention to represent Egbeda/Ona Ara in the House of Representatives.
Recall that Alabi had earlier contested under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in 2015.
According to him, “the desire to contest the election was due to his determination to serve the people of the area.”
He said, “Today, I submitted my expression and nomination forms at the National Secretariat of our great party, The All Progressives Congress”
“This is in continuation of my bid to serve the people of Egbeda/Ona Ara Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives in 2019.”
“Thank you for your support so far and I’m thanking you in anticipation of your continued support. Thank you”