Insurance top shot Owolabi Salami has thrown his weight behind the gubernatorial ambition of Bayo Adelabu, the candidate of APC in Oyo State, societynow.ng’s investigation revealed.
Said to be a quiet move, those in the know maintained Salami’s involvement came with huge financial support.
Mr. Salami, according to revelation, is one of the people who showed interest in Oyo state governorship position but backed down following pressure from family and friends who were of the opinion the move might end in futility.
Findings showed Salami may transform a major player in Oyo state government if Adelabu wins based on the kind of commitment he is committing to the gubernatorial campaign.
“I understand he’s committing a lot to the campaign. His plan is to have a major stake in the government when Adelabu becomes governor”, a source disclosed.
The Ibadan born corporate operator is Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Ensure Insurance – formerly Union Assurance.
Salami is said to have recently made some tactical business moves that have thrown good money his way.