The member of the House of Representatives representing Oluyole Federal Constituency, Hon. Tolulope Akande-Sadipe has described judgment of the Supreme Court nullifying the dissolution of elected local government Chairmen and Councillors in Oyo state, as a victory for Nigeria’s collective democracy.
The Apex Court on Friday, 7 May, 2021, declared the sack of elected local governments chairmen in Oyo State by the state Governor, as null and void.
In a statement made available on Friday, 7 May, 2021 by her media aide, she said the judgement is a landmark achievement which will further strengthen democracy at the grassroots.
Hon. Akande-Sadipe, who represents Oluyole Federal Constituency congratulated the Prince Abass Alesinloye led ALGON, saluting the gallantry of the local government chairmen.
She added that “your steadfastness and doggedness eventually paid off not only for you, but for our party and the grassroots across the nation”.
“We can not celebrate this victory without acknowledging the influence of our late leader Senator Abiola Ajimobi, who supported the cause and encouraged ALGON to stand on the path of truth and justice.”