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Vote For Better, Reliable Candidates, Obasanjo Urged Nigerians

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo urges Nigerians to vote for better and reliable candidates.

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo while addressing the audience at the 27th annual Owu National Convention held on Saturday at Iwo, Osun urged Nigerians to vote for credible leadership who would bring for a better and developed nation ahead of 2019 election.

The former president, who said he would not campaign for any particular candidate, urged Nigerians to vote wisely.

The Chairman of the Supreme Council of Owu Obas, Oba Hammed Oyelude, said Owu being the largest Yoruba speaking ethnic group in the South West Zone had been contributing to policy development in the country.

Oyelude, who is the Olowu of Owu Kuta, said the Royal Union of Owu People had been contributing to policy development in the country.

He called on Owu people to participate in politics in order to contribute to national development.

Oyelude also called on indigenes of Owu to support and vote for any indigene contesting for any political office.

Dignitaries present at the occasion included Owu monarchs as well as indigenes of the ethnic stock. (NAN)

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