Osun State Governor, Mr Rauf Aregbesola, endorsed his Chief of Staff, Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola to succeed him as the governor of the state.
Alhaji Oyetola is contesting under the umbrella of the All Progressives Congress.
Aregbesola made this known in a statement made available to reporters in Osogbo on Wednesday by the Director of Publicity, Research and Strategy of the APC in Osun State.
Aregbesola said, “Oyetola has justified his capacity and capability as a man of impeccable character and worthwhile personality who remains dogged and forthright to all policies that had impacted positively the lives of the citizens.
“We are not in doubt about Oyetola’s competence and ability. He is calm and much more reserved. He knows the job and he will serve our people. He will advance the development programme of our party.”