The governorship race in Osun State gathered steam Friday when the Lagos Island Club endorsed the governorship bid of Senator Iyiola Omisore and congratulated him on his emergence as the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party. This was contained in a letter signed by the chairman of the club, Prince Ademola Dada.
The Chairman of the club in the letter said: "I hereby congratulate you on your success at the recent primaries of your party, The People Democratic Party otherwise known as PDP, as its flag bearer.
"This sweet victory is an outward demonstration of the appreciation of your contribution to the overall development of your home State by the good people of Osun State".
It is our prayer that when the General Election will be held, you will again be victorious as this will enable you to further improve on the socio-economic development of your State. May I extend to the warmest assurance and the highest regards of the entire member of the Island Club'', the statement said. He assured Omisore, of the club’s continuous support