Revealed: What You Don't know About Prince John Adegbola , Ogun PDP Guber Aspirant


Prince John Olumuyiwa Adegbola (aka Prince ADEJOHN), hails from Ado-Odo in Ado-Odo/Ota Local Government Area of Ogun State.

He holds a B.Sc. (Ed) Degree in Mathematics, a member of the Teacher's Registration Council of Nigeria (TCRN) and an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, U.K.

Prince ADEJOHN has attended many leadership and management conferences within and outside Nigeria. A few of which are the American Management Association New York, Rech Management Centre London, the London Management Centre, U.K., He has a Post-Crisis Leadership Certificate from the Muma College of Business, University of South Florida (USF) as well as a Certificate in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Workplace.

A budding Social Entrepreneur with over 15 years of experience in Office Administration & Human Resource Management spanning across several industries including Education, Architectural hardware, Oil, Intellectual & Developmental Health. 

He was the Students’ Union Government (SUG) President of University of Uyo/Osun State College of Education, Ila-Orangun Degree Programme (2004/2005 session) where he led a violent free tenure operating on 3 arms of government thereby practicalising the tenets of democracy and focusing on students’ welfare. He actively participated in activities of the National Association of Ogun State Students in the University and championed a state tour for members of the Association.

Prince ADEJOHN threw his hat into the political ring by participating in the 2019 Gubernatorial Elections in Ogun state and was the Governorship Candidate of the Advanced Allied Party (AAP).

His vision for our dear state is to bring about the much desired difference of an all inclusive government focusing on the welfare of the good people of Ogun state through his PHETTHA principle of governance which is solely placing the State on a path towards Self Sufficiency:

P - Power
H - Health
E - Education
T - Technology
T - Tourism
H - Housing
A - Agriculture

Prince ADEJOHN believes in the equitable distribution of the states' resources, social welfare, community based security structure, saying a worker is worthy of his wages, resource control by states, provision of infrastructure on needs basis, CSR (corporate social responsibility), a private sector driven economy that will free Government’s resources to avail a pool of funds for social welfare, good governance based on ethics, sports promotion & development as a veritable tool for unity, peace & progress, the sanctity of human life, the integration of physically challenged persons into the society by making reasonable adjustments to public facilities and paying attention to their plight, the Nigerian labour laws are archaic, moribund and not fit for humans and as such requires an overhaul among other things.

Prince ADEJOHN is strongly guided by the goal of leading the state on a path towards self sufficiency. Ogun state is blessed with unharnessed abundant human and mineral resources capable of placing her on a high pedestal in the comity of nations. 

He is an advocate of vocational training, education and social welfare. He started a Non Governmental Organization named ‘Computer Educational Support Initiative (CESI) and is also working on a wholistic non profit organization tagged ‘Prince ADEJOHN Initiative for Development (PAID). 

He convened a maiden summit at his home town tagged ‘Ado-Odo Youth Summit 2020’ to bring about communal peace and development. It was a great success as it ushered in a new beginning on intra community cooperation in the unconquered town of Ado-Odo. A similar summit was organized by him on December 19, 2021 at Ilaro, tagged ‘Ogun West Summit’ aimed at addressing the common issues facing the senatorial district and mapping the way forward.

He is married and blessed with 2 children.


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