Demise of Obalufe; Omoworare condole with Ife.

The Chairman of Senate Committee on Rules and Business and Senator representing Osun East senatorial district Babajide Omoworare has described the transition to glory of the Prime Minister of Ife and the Second in command to the Ooni of Ife, Oba Samuel Folorunsho Obasola Omisakin as unfortunate and a another big loss to Ile-Ife..

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Senator Omoworare Mourns the apotheosis of Ooni of Ife Oba Okunade Sijuwade.

Senator representing Osun East (Ife/Ijesa) Senatorial District, and Chairman, Senate Rules Business Committee, Senator Babajide Omoworare has described the apotheosis of the Ooni of Ile-Ife, Oba OkunadeSijuwade, as a colosal loss, saying that the incidence was shocking and grief-stricken. According to a statement signed by his media aide Tunde Dairo, Omoworare expressed his condolence to the Ile-Ife traditional council, the entire Ife land, family and friends of the Late Ooni Sijuwade who joined his ancestors recently as officially announced by the Ooni in council following a brief illness. According to the Senator who hails from Ile-Ife, the traditional ruler’s lifestyle added glamour, uniqueness, dignity and pride to the Ooni’s stool, adding that Oba Sijuwade duly and responsively represented the ancient town and the Yoruba race in diaspora very well.

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Don’t foment trouble in Osun; Omoworare Caution PDP.

The Senator representing Osun East Senatorial District, Babajide Omoworare has added his voice to the criticism trailing the proposed summit on Education and the Financial status of the State of Osun by one Osun Stakeholders Group which is a front organisation of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) in the state.

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Senator Dahiru Awaisu Kuta; One year after His Distinguished exit

June 12 for a lot of us progressive politicians is memorable as the day an unclaimable mandate was given to Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola. For us, this is more or less our Democracy Day. However, June 12, 2014 will remain green in my memory, not only for the earlier described unfortunate event but another unforgettable experience; the demise of a friend, colleague, big brother and Committee Chairman, SenatorDahiru Awaisu Kuta, (1950-2014).

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Thank you for voting APC and Ogbeni Aregbesola again

Words are scarce to express my gratitude and appreciation to God Almighty whose mercies endures forever, the traditional institutions led by Oonirisa, jingbini bi ate akun, Oba Okunade Sijuwade, Olubuse II, Oni of Ife, Owa Obokun of Ijesa land Oba (Dr) Adekunle Aromolaran, all other Obas and Chiefs in Ife and Ijesa land, our faith based institutions, associations and commercial groups, the people of Osun East (Ife/Ijesa) Senatorial District who defied all entreaties and inducement from the desperate and defeated political camp to mortgage their civil and democratic rights.

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Osun 2014 Governorship Elections: Ile-Ife is for Aregbesola!

I want to express our profound gratitude to Almighty God for the successful launch and official declaration of Ogbeni Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the State of Osun gubernatorial campaign in the city of Ile-Ife.

We also appreciate His Imperial Majesty, Oba Okunade Sijuwade, Olubuse II, Ife Obas and Chiefs, the good people of Ile-Ife and my respectable people of the State of Osun for their overwhelming support during the said flag-off for Ogbeni Aregbesola’s second term in the saddle of governance in the State of Osun. No doubt, the choice of Ile-Ife as the campaign flag-off point for the August 9, 2014 governorship election APC candidate is a reflection of the enormous respect we have for his Imperial Majesty, Oba Okunade Sijuwade, respect for the people of Ifeland and the Yoruba race.

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Celebration of Ife Day; for Sustainable Development Peace and Progress.

Senator Babajide Omoworare Representing Osun East (Ife/Ijesa) Senatoril District of the State of Osun at the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Congratulates His Imperial Majesty Oba Okunade Sijuwade Olubuse Eriogun the II, the Ooni of Ife, his council of Obas and chiefs, Ife elders, the organising committee, Ife indigenous organisations and citizens at home and diaspora as we celebrate the 2014 Ife day. It is significant that Ifes’ and friends of the land will gather together on Saturday 16th March 2014, to celebrate the greatness of the cradle of the Yoruba race. May the day bring forth everlasting peace and progress desired by all.

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Chibok Girls

I, Senator Babajide Omoworare of Osun East (Ife/Ijesa) Senatorial District of the State of Osun join millions of well-meaning Nigerians and the international community to condemn the incessant attack from the Boko Haram terrorist group on innocent Nigerians who themselves are victims of poor and clueless leadership of the nation. We frown at the most recent, callous and condemnable abduction of young school girls from Chibok Government Secondary School in Borno State. It is insanity and psychological disorientation for any sect or individual to endlessly shed blood of innocent people in the name of an interest and protection of a claimed religious verdict when victims of their devilish acts include people of their said protected faith and interest.

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The Nigerian Immigration Recruitment Exercise; a Charade and Shameful Exercise

Senator Babajide Omoworare of Osun East (Ife/Ijesa) Senatorial District of the State of Osun, commiserates with the parents, friend and families of those young Nigerian who lost their lives during the Nigerian Immigration Services recruitment exercise of Saturday 15th March, 2014. We extend our condolence to the families of those potential leader and bread winners who died in the unfortunate incident, we pray that the young bloods find eternal rest in the bosom of God almighty and the families granted enough fortitude to bear the loss. May God in his infinite mercies guide us right to do it right and restore the greatness of Nigeria

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Our Sympathy goes to the Oja Tuntun fire victims

I, Senator Babajide Omoworare of Osun East (Ife/Ijesa) Senatorial District of the State of Osun join millions of well-meaning Nigerians and the international community to condemn the incessant attack from the Boko Haram terrorist group on innocent Nigerians who themselves are victims of poor and clueless leadership of the nation. We frown at the most recent, callous and condemnable abduction of young school girls from Chibok Government Secondary School in Borno State. It is insanity and psychological disorientation for any sect or individual to endlessly shed blood of innocent people in the name of an interest and protection of a claimed religious verdict when victims of their devilish acts include people of their said protected faith and interest.

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Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola… A Man of Action driven by Passion on a Mission of Excellence!

Being saddled with enormous responsibility as a Governor is enough a challenge to bring out the worse of a man. Many have promised heaven and Eldorado only to forget their pact no sooner than they have the people’s mandate. Ogebni Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola has proved himself an exception to that category and class of opportunistic politicians who takes the people for a ride, milk their wealth and ignore their feelings. I am proud to associate with this unusual Governor whose exemplary leadership and giant stride has redefined governance!

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