A former Chief Judge of Ondo State Justice Olasehinde Kumuyi has merged as the leader of the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP), Concise News reports.
This news medium understands that Kumuyi was the Ondo State Chief Judge during the administration of former Governor Olusegun Mimiko.
He was elected as the party’s leader in Ondo North by delegates at the party’s senatorial district meeting held in Ogbagi-Akoko, Akoko North West local government area.
Following the meeting, one of the delegates and a former Commissioner for Natural Resources in Ondo State Tunde Atere said the “meeting reviewed, with satisfaction, activities of the party in the northern senatorial district as led by Kumuyi.
“He is a trusted and dependable leader with the capacity to lead our party in the northern senatorial district.”
On his part, Kumuyi vowed to ensure that the principles of democracy are upheld during his tenure, asking members of the party for cooperation as he assumes the leadership post.
Kumuyi joined active politics in 2017 following his retirement from service and has since then pitched his tent with Mimiko in Ondo State.