There was wild jubilation in the Kosofe Federal Constituency when news spread across the Kosofe constituents that Dayo Alebiosu – Bush popularly known as D-Bush had picked up the form to represent the Kosofe Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives come 2019.
Following the decision of the former lawmaker to declare his interest in running for office, hundreds of party members thronged his residence to express their commitment in his quest to represent their mandate.
Speaking on the Bush’s quest for office, a supporter of the lawmaker stated that while representing Kosofe, D – Bush was known for his statesmanlike disposition and excellent understanding of national issues. He served on several committees such as the House Committees on National Security, Petroleum (Upstream) and was a former sub-committee Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and other committees. He was also appointed the Chairman, House Committee on Treaties and Agreements.
InsideMainland investigations showed that Hon. Dayo Bush sponsored over 15 successful Bills in the House of Representatives, such as the Bill for an Act for Amendment of the Tobacco Control Bill to provide for the regulation or control of production, manufacture, sale, advertisement, promotion, licensing and distribution of tobacco or tobacco products in Nigeria and other related matters, 2013, which has regulated the Tobacco industry since it was signed into law by President Goodluck Jonathan in 2015.
Also, Hon. Dayo Bush moved a motion before the House to ensure that victims of the Dana crash were duly compensated by the airline. It was most devastating to the Hon. D-Bush when he learned that a member of his constituency was also a victim of the crash.
See a video of one of the followers of Dayo Bush declaring his support for him below.