The Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has congratulated Mr Oye Owolewa the first Nigerian to be in the USA House of Representatives.
The press release which was signed by the Head of Media and Public Relations Unit (NIDCOM) Abuja, Mr. Abdur-Rahman Balogun, explained that Oye Owolewa won the election for USA House of Representatives with 82.65% of votes which represents 135,234 votes.
“Oye Owolewa is a Nigerian born Democrat, who hails from Omu-Aran Local Government Area of Kwara State, Nigeria.
“He is a Ph.D holder In Pharmacy from the Northeastern University, Boston USA and represents the District of Colombia under the Democratic party.” It stated