Edo 2024: Who is Rt Hon. (Barr.) Deacon Sergius Ose Ogun?
*He is from Ugboha, Esan South-East LGA, Edo State
*He is an alumnus of the University of Benin and Nigerian Law School Abuja
*He was, for many years, the MD/ CEO of Relentech Specialists Nigeria Limited, a leading indigenous oilfield services company headquartered in Port Harcourt, before answering the clarion call to represent Agbazilo in Abuja.
*He is an employer of labour, with hundreds of employees on his company’s pay roll.
*He is the founder and president of Sergius Oseasochie Ogun Foundation, an NGO founded in 2007 which on a yearly basis pays NECO/SSCE enrollment fees for 600 candidates, offers scholarship grants to deserving undergraduates , sponsors free medical outreaches, embarks on charity visits to orphanages/prisons, distributes food commodities to widows to mention but a few.
*He is a tireless philanthropist who regularly renders unconditional assistance to the poor, the needy and the less privileged.
*He is a dogged advocate of the poor and staunch defender of ordinary Nigerians.
*He is a two- time member of the Federal House of Representatives
*He is the first individual to build a fire service station in Nigeria
*He is the audacious federal lawmaker who sponsored the motion to ban children of public officials from schooling abroad
*He is the fearless federal legislator who moved the motion to prohibit public officials from embarking on foreign medical tourism
*He is the dogged honourable member of the National Assembly who moved the motion to compel JAMB to stop imposing multiple registration charges on its applicants
*He is the distinguished parliamentarian who raised the motion urging CBN to prevail on commercial banks to overhaul their online banking platforms, following months of inefficient online banking services.
*He is the dependable representative who sponsored momentous bills for the establishment of College of Education Ugboha, Federal Medical Centre Uromi and National Institute for Agricultural Research Oria
*He is the People’s Servant who raised the motion for the establishment of Police Mobile Force Base and Army Barracks in Esan Land
*He is the initiator of Agbazilo Mechanized Constituency Farm Oria
*He is the brain behind the refurbishment of the Department of Agriculture Ubiaja
* He midwifed the construction of NSCDC divisional office Ubiaja
* He is the facilitator of over 100 constituency projects which cut across construction of schools/roads/health centres/boreholes, provision of street lights etc
* He is the resilient sponsor of many people-oriented motions/bills in the 8th and 9th sessions of the National Assembly
* He is well known and highly respected across the three senatorial districts of Edo state in particular and the nation at large on account of his good deeds and good reputation.
* He is a God-fearing and spirit filled deacon, happily married and blessed with amazing children
*He is sound, kind, humble, unassuming, friendly, firm, resolute, eloquent, bold and ready to serve the good people of Edo state in 2024.
*When given the opportunity to serve, the man with the Midas touch will ensure good governance and every part of Edo state shall enjoy the true dividends of democracy.