OrderPaperToday – Mr. Olawuyi Abdulraheem Olatunji will be one of the first timers in the House of Representatives come June 2019.
Mr. Olatunji will be representing Ekiti/Isin/Irepodun/Oke-Ero federal constituency of kwara State after contesting under the All Progressive Congress (APC) to defeat other candidates including Dare Bankole of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Mr. Raheem was a cement merchant and a businessman in iron and steel before he ventured into politics. He lost the House of Representatives ticket to late Funke Adedoyin during the 2015 election and also contested for the chairman of Irepodun local government under the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) but lost to Lukman Owolewa of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP).
Reporting by Owokade Oluwatomilade