The National Association of Political Science Students of Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education has honoured the Chairman of Amuwo Odofin Local Government, Comrade Ayodele Adewale with the award of the “Best Political Activist” in Nigeria, at its college premises, Ijanikin, Lagos.
The Award of Excellence was in recognition of the local government boss’ crusade in the emancipation of the Nigeria masses from the shackles of poverty and mis-governance.
The Head of Department, Political Science, Adeniran College of Education, Mr. Adebambo Wasiu, while presenting the award to Comrade Adewale, who was represented by his media relations officer, Comrade Evwibovwe Irikefe, noted that “the local government boss has changed the perception of activism in this country, through his ingenuity, charisma, doggedness and resoluteness on salient issues.
He has brought more pragmatism to activism in the country, We need more of him to take us to the Nigeria of our dream”.
Comrade Adewale in his acceptance speech dedicated the award to the All Progressives Congress (APC) faithful, noting that “come 2015, the party will be at Aso Rock.”