The Chief Press Secretary of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr. Lanre Odubote  has declared his intention to run for the Lagos  House of Assembly in 2011

The veteran broadcaster with the Ogun State Broadcasting Corporation, OGBC, between  1976 and 1983 intends to represents Epe Constituency 02 at the Lagos Assembly.

The University of Ibadan Political Science/Economics NCE graduate was a member of  the Social Democratic Party, SDP in 1990, a state delegate to the first SDP state  convention, Ikorodu in July, 1991 and Lagos State House of Assembly candidate of the  same party in December, 4, 1996.

Odubote was also executive member of Mainland Local Government, Yaba between  1992-1993, member/Administrative DPN Ikeja Local Government between 1997-1998,  member Alliance for Democracy, AD, 1999, and also member Legislative Summit 2008  (NCSL) New Orleans, USA in 1998.

The Epe-born politician was also AC-member Planning and Strategy Committee Election  2007, delegate Commonwealth Parliamentary Association, CAP, Arusha, Tanzania 2009,  and member legislative summit 2010 NCSL, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.

Speaking on his four cardinal programmes, he said through legislation, he will  ensure that the Assembly revolutionize  agriculture, through mechanised farming and  large scale fish production.

He said he will ensure the opening of Epe Division for industrial growth by  supporting government programmes through legislation on concessioning of roads,  electricity supply, construction of the 5th and 6th Mainland bridges on Lagos Lagoon  from Ajah, Sangotedo, and Ikosi down to Emina.

He added that he will support legislation on press freedom to eliminate corruption  in the society.