Minister of State for Defence, Erelu Olusola Obada and former Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Chief Femi Pedro are among the eminent members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Southwest that have been saddled with the task of raising fund to carry the party’s activities.
All serving ministers from the Southwest Zone are members of the Fund Raising Committee set up at the party’s zonal caucus meeting held last Sunday at Abeokuta, Ogun State.
Zonal Publicity Secretary of the party, Hon. Kayode Babade, who made this known in a release issued today, said the party was mindful of the enormous task it has, hence the setting up of the committee.
The Committee headed by Erelu Olusola Obada has Chief Pedro as Vice Chairman.
Other members of the committee are; former Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Chief (Mrs) Biodun Olujimi, Special Adviser to the president on Amnesty Programme, Hon. Kingsley Kuku, former Speaker of Ogun State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Titi Oseni, Alhaji Maurufu Akinwande, Chairman of the Federal Road Maintenance Agency (FERMA), Engr. Jide Adeniji, former Speaker of the Osun State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Adejare Bello, PDP Zonal Treasurer, Lanre Orimoloye, Zonal Auditor, Alhaji Razak Adekola and Zonal Financial Secretary, Chief Ireti Oniyide, who is also the committee secretary.