Abideen Adeaga has emerged as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for Akinyele/ Lagelu federal constituency in Oyo State.

Adeaga emerged at the primary election of the party held on Monday.

The primary election was held in preparation for next year’s elections.

Our correspondent reports that the election was held at Iyana Offa via Ibadan.

DAILY POST reports that Akinyele/ Lagelu federal constituency is one of the federal constituencies in Oyo Central Senatorial District.

It was gathered that Adeaga defeated seven other aspirants to win the election.

Our correspondent observed that the candidate defeated Kunle Yusuff, a former Senior Special Assistant to Governor Seyi Makinde.

Others who contested the primary election, which was won by Adeaga included Abiodun Rauf, Barrister Aponmode, Hon. Ramota Agbedabo.

The rest are; Hon. Olatoye, Hon. Aboidun Tiamy and Yinka Oladimeji.

PDP primary: Abideen Adeaga defeats 7 others to clinch Akinyele/Lagelu reps ticket