Following Senator Ademola Adeleke’s victory in the poll, the Adelekes become the first family to produce three senators and two governors in Osun State and in Nigeria as a whole.
On social media, praises and cheers greeted Nigerian ace singer, Davido, who hails from the prestigious family.
Fact checking, it’s on record that Senator Chief Raji Ayoola Adeleke, Davido’s grandfather, was a Nigerian politician and a senator in the second republic who represented Osun State Senatorial District 11.
One of Davido’s uncles, late Isiaka Adetunji Adeleke, was a two time Nigerian senator who represented Osun State from 2007 to 2011. He was also the governor of the state.
Finally, the Osun State governor-elect, Ademola Adeleke, a senator that represented the Osun-west senatorial district prior to now.
On Instagram, Davido celebrated the feat with a post that stunned netizens.
@Jamary Duke wrote: “Finally I now know who brought the wealth. God bless Ayoola Adeleke. God bless OBO.
@Richard wrote: “This is amazing. This family is distinguished.”