The new Alhaji Abdulahi Ayinde Enilolobo led Mandate Movement in Lagos State is set to add new colours and varieties to politics in the state as top leaders of the Mandate Movement, earlier today inaugurated a reconciliation committee comprising of grassroot politicians from within the group. Cardinal James Odunmbaku, Hon. Lanre Ogunyemi (APC Scribe, Lagos State) and Hon. Abdul Hamed Salawu (Executive Chairman, Somolu LG) are amongst the team to reconcile members across the 20 Local Governments and 37 LCDAs.
In the inaugural meeting well attended by leaders, Principal Coordinators and youths leaders of the Mandate Movement group in Lagos State secretariat of the group in Ikeja, the leadership of the group enjoined members to keep up their leadership quality that the group is known for in their respective local governments.
Alhaji Enilololbo, in his opening remarks, thanked the leaders of Mandate Movement and APC at large for their efforts in placing his feet firm in the leadership shoe of the group. He said the task he met on ground was reconciliation and reorganization of the group in making the group to be free of rancho and disunity.
However, Cardinal James Odunmbaku (Baba Eto) said their is a huge task ahead of the newly inaugurated reconciliation committee. Among top politicians in the committee apart from Baba Eto, is the APC Secretary in Lagos State, Hon. Lanre Ogunyemi. Hon. Seye Oaldejo (Publicity Secretary of APC in Lagos State), Hon. Abdul Hamed Salawu (Executive Chairman of Somolu LG), Hon. Balogun AbdulBaki (former LSHA Member), Hon. Segun Olulade (former LSHA member), Prince Bayo Osiyemi (former Executive Chairman, Mushin LG), Alhaji Babatunde Olaoluwa and other notable Mandate Movement members from within the state.
The State Chairman of Mandate Movement, Alhaji Abdulahi Ayinde Enilolobo said the reconciliation committee is not to be the judge at any local government but to reunite aggrieved members within the group. He added that the believe he has in the leadership style, philosophy and legacies of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu are part of the qualities he adores in the ruling APC National leaders. He also admonished the youths to emulate the enthusiasm, integrity and contentment qualities of his leader, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola (Nigerian Minister of Interior).
Moreover, Hon. Gbolahan Bagostowe (immediate past Council Chairman, Somolu LG), Princess Abolanle Samiat Bada (Mayoress of Ikosi-Isheri LCDA), Hon. Jelili Sulaimon (Executive Chairman of Alimosho LG) Hon. Mike Oikeh (former Education Secretary, Somolu LGEA) and many member of the “we lead, others follow” big family.