OrderPaperToday – Taofeek Abimbola Ajilesoro will be joining the House of Representatives in the coming 9th assembly to represent Ife Central/Ife North/Ife South/Ife East federal constituency of Osun State as a first timer.
Mr. Ajilesoro who contested under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) won the national assembly election after defeating Oladoyin Olayinka Folorinso of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) and other candidates.
Ajilesoro, a renowned philanthropist is a qualified microbiologist who started a tyre distribution business in the United States of America in 2008. In 2010, he ventured into real estate. Ajilesoro Group of Companies eventually became a household name in Texas and Atlanta Georgia in the US. He also ventured into farming and hospitality business. He established Ajilesoro Farms located in Ile-Ife, Osun state, Ibadan and Igangan in Oyo State.
He founded Ajilesoro Foundation, which has been seeing to the welfare of the needy and humanity at large. The foundation has touched many lives with several of its activities such as empowerment for small and medium scale businesses (SMEs), healthcare support services in various hospitals and maternity homes, vocational training for unemployed youths and many more.
Reporting by Owokade Oluwatomilade