Age: 35 | Occupation: Research professional, medical doctor, politician and philanthropist
Place of Birth: Gbongan, Ayedaade
Highest Education Qualification: MBBS and Masters of Public Health
University Attended: University of Ibadan, Boston University
The Nigerian politician’s zodiac sign is Libra. He is the chairman of the DAB Foundation and he is among the youngest candidates who will be battling it out in the upcoming Osun State 2022 gubernatorial election.
He is contesting under the Young Progressive Party (YPP).
Age: 59 | Occupation: Politician/Businessman
Place of Birth: Ile Ogbo
Highest Education Qualification: B.Sc. and M.Sc.
University Attended: University of Lagos
Akin Ogunbiyi is a known philanthropist in Nigeria. He won the Achievers Merit Award in Business Frontline in recognition of his philanthropic contribution.
He was born Akinlade Ogunbiyi in Ile Ogbo, Osun State, Nigeria. His parents were farmers, and his father served as chairman of the Trade Association. He was raised alongside two siblings.
Age: 59 | Occupation: Politician
Place of Birth: Osun State
Highest Education Qualification: Bsc
University Attended: University of Phoenix
Samuel Adetona Abede was the state chairman of the National Rescue Movement (NRM) party before he was selected by the party to vie for the Osun State governorship.
The Nigerian politician was born on 5 May 1973. His father, Omoba Sunday Adewunmi Abede, died on 10 January 2018. Samuel is a devoted Christian believer.
Regarding his educational background, the politician attended the University of Phoenix. According to the records he submitted to INEC, he has two academic qualifications, FSLC and WAEC.
Age: 38 | Occupation: Mechanical Engineer, Teacher, Music Producer, And Politician
Place of Birth: Ilesa
Highest Education Qualification: B.Sc and M.Sc
University Attended: Obafemi Awolowo University, Federal University of Technology, Akure and University of Lagos
Busuyi Ayowole is a Nigerian engineer and politician. He is best recognised for his works in the Nigerian music industry.
He has worked with several budding and established artists over the years.
He recently launched his bid to contest for the Osun State gubernatorial seat under the People’s Redemption Party in the July 2022 elections. Most people popularly know him as BSY.
Age: 59 | Occupation: Nigerian politician and United Kingdom based lawyer
Place of Birth: Iwo
Highest Education Qualification: LL.B and LL.M
University Attended: University of Ibadan and University of East London
Mr. Munirudeen Kehinde Atanda was one of the Osun State 2018 Governorship election aspirant under the Social Democratic Party (SDP).
His father was the late Eniola Abdul Azeez Atanda.
Having contested in 2018, Munirudeen Atanda will be contesting for the 2022 Osun State governorship under the Action Democratic Party (ADP).
Age: 61 | Occupation: Politician/Businessman
Place of Birth: Ede
Highest Education Qualification: Bachelor of Science, Criminal Justice
University Attended: Atlanta Metropolitan State College
The former Nigerian Senator is from the Adeleke family of Ede in Osun State.
He is married to Titilola Adeleke and she is a businessperson. He has a daughter named Adenike Adeleke.
He allegedly has a n et worth of $100 million.
His fame in politics skyrocketed after the demise of his brother, Isiaka Adeleke, who was a two time Senator representing Osun West Senatorial District
Age: 46 | Occupation: Engineer, Politician, Businessman
Place of Birth: Ife
Highest Education Qualification: Not Accessible Yet
University Attended: Not Accessible Yet
The Nigerian politician’s birth sign is Cancer. John Olufemi Adesuyi is an engineer at Apex Institute of Engineering and Technology.
The Nigerian politician is the flag bearer for the Zenith Labour Party In the forthcoming Osun State gubernatorial election on July 16, 2022.
Age: 62 | Occupation: Engineer, Politician
Place of Birth: Ilobu, Irepodun
Highest Education Qualification: M.Sc
University Attended: Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife.
He was a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and represented Irepodun/Olurunda/Osogbo/Orolu Federal Constituency of Osun State in the House of Representatives between 2015 and 2019 where he was the Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives of Nigeria.
Lasun decamped from the All Progressive Congress (APC) to the Labour Party where he signified intentions to contest at its gubernatorial candidate.
He is the LP gubernatorial candidate for the July 16, gubernatorial election in the state.
Age: 68 | Occupation: Politician/Business
Place of Birth: Iragbiji, Boripe
Highest Education Qualification: B.Sc. and MBA
University Attended: University of Lagos
As Chief Of Staff to Governor Rauf Aregbesola, Oyetola contested the Osun State gubernatorial candidate on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the September 22, 2018 gubernatorial election and won defeating his closest rival, Ademola Adeleke of the Peoples Democratic Party.
On March 23, 2019 Tribunal declared him to have not been legally returned and ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to issue certificates of return to Senator Adeleke of the PDP.
The decision was contested at the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court to the favour of Adegboyega Oyetola.
Age: 58 | Occupation: Architect, Teacher, Estate Surveyor and Politician
Place of Birth: Osogbo, Osun State
Highest Education Qualification: B.Sc. and M.Sc. Architecture
University Attended: Obafemi Awolowo university
Previously, he served as the Programme Monitoring Adviser of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Osun State, Nigeria.