The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State in the 2019 general elections, Seyi Makinde, has promised to turn around the economy of the state if elected governor.

The governorship candidate in a statement in Ibadan yesterday, said he was running to be people’s governor who will represent the entire state.

Makinde, who noted that the state was strategic in Nigeria and powered by hardworking families from every part of the state, said, “We are creative, passionate and determined.”

However, he disclosed that challenges across the state were real, and the need saying substantial.

He said, “I am running to be the people’s governor, who represent our entire state and my plans for our economy will reflect this.

“Our government will invest in infrastructure, education and affordable healthcare.

“Whilst driving job creation by providing low interest credit facilities and support for small business to make Oyo State an attractive place to do business, work and live.