Popular Journalist and daughter of a former governor of Oyo State, Kemi Olunloyo, has declared her intentions to run for Governor in 2019. Ms. Olunloyo made the announcement via her instagram handle @HNNAfrica. Kemi Olunloyo wrote:

BREAKING I am waking up today as a #Politician. YES! I am running for Governor of #OyoState tongue Nigeria in 2019 as an independent #MadamKOO2019
We will REOPEN #Lautech, empower women, feed children and put all the area boys thru education so they can get good jobs. Affordable EVERYTHING! We start on the streets!! Our Campaign donation portal is coming and phone number is posted.
I am running a social media and grassroots campaign. Lets change Oyo state now.