. Assures of his overwhelming victory
By Steve Agbota
The Oodua Descendants Freight Forwarders Global Association has reaffirmed that Dr. Farinto Kayode remained their preferred presidential candidate in the forthcoming of the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs (ANLCA), National Executive Committee (NECOM), election.
This is coming barely two weeks after their endorsement of Dr. Farinto Kayode as their sole presidential candidate, even as they assured their support and work for his victory.
Their reassurance came on the occasion of another presidential candidate for the ANLCA election, Emenike Nwokeodi who had on Thursday in Port Harcourt Rivers State declared his campaign open.
While addressing the media, the President of Oodua Descendants Freight Forwarders Global Association, Segun Adefioye said their stance is that they have endorsed and blessed their son, Dr Farinto Kayode as the next president of ANLCA, adding that he is the only one for now to lead the foremost freight forwarding association due to his antecedents.
He said his group has endorsed Dr Farinto Kayode as the presidential candidate as such they have no other candidate.
He also commended other groups like Igbo Maritime, ASIMPIN, the Eastern Zone of ANLCA for endorsing their son for the ANLCA presidency.
He further urged the Northern zone to support him too as the only candidate who has the integrity and what it takes to lead ANLCA at this period.
Also lending their voices to champion for Dr Farinto Kayode emergence as ANLCA president, some chieftains of the association, Alhaji Adebanjo, Elder Olusegun Ogunseye, Kehinde Oduala, Elder Sunday Oyebola among others all extol the immense contributions Dr Farinto has brought to the to the growth and development of ANLCA, even as Vice/ Acting president.
They all in unison agreed that despite the fact that Farinto is their son, he is the most qualified now to be the President of ANLCA.
They said that since he came to them for support, they have given him their support and endorsement and no other candidate.
The group further assured other candidates who are vying for other positions and who have come to them for support, that they will surely support them.
The group further called on all Oodua Descendants Freight Forwarders Association members, which is the most outstanding group now and other Yoruba Freight Forwarders groups in the Maritime industry to all come together to support their son, Dr Farinto Kayode Collins, as the next president of ANLCA in the July 5, NECOM election.