Kamorudeen Adekunle Adedibu

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Kamorudeen Adekunle Adedibu
Senator for Oyo South
Incumbent
Assumed office
29 May 2007
Preceded by Abiola Ajimobi
Personal details
Born Oyo State, Nigeria

Kamorudeen Adekunle Adedibu was elected Senator for the Oyo South constituency of Oyo State, Nigeria, taking office on 29 May 2007. He is a member of the People's Democratic Party (PDP).[1]

Adedibu is son of late Oyo State power broker Lamidi Adedibu.[2] After taking his seat in Senate, he was appointed to committees on Industry (Chairman), Federal Character & Inter-Government Affairs, Employment, Labour & Productivity, Defence & Army and Information and Media.[1] In a mid-term evaluation of Senators in May 2009, ThisDay noted that he had sponsored the Nigeria Industrial Development Authority Establishment Bill and had sponsored and co-sponsored some motions.[3] In a May 2009 interview he expressed pessimism about the state of the country, saying there were many problems to be faced. He accused the political elite of being dishonest and parochial.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Sen. Kamorudeen A. Adedibu". National Assembly of Nigeria. Retrieved 2010-06-13. [dead link]
  2. ^ a b "There is No Democracy to Celebrate - Adedibu". Daily Independent. 29 May 2009. Retrieved 2010-06-13. 
  3. ^ "An Improved Senate, But Some Uninspiring Senators...". ThisDay. 24 May 2009. Retrieved 2010-06-13.