A prominent traditional ruler in the State of Osun, Aragbiji of Iragbiji, Oba Abdur-Rasheed Ayotunde Olabomi Odundun IV has lauded the Governor of the State, Adegboyega Oyetola, on his revitalisation and maximization of the State’s gains in economic, social and infrastructural development within just a year in office as Governor of the State.
The monarch, who scored Oyetola high on performance as Governor of the State within the short frame of time in office, congratulated the people of the State on the helmsmanship and visionary personage of Oyetola as the Executive Governor of the State of Osun.
The Oba’s assessment of the Governor”s performance was contained in a release issued by his Principal Press Secretary, Jimoh Olorede.
As contained in the release, Aragbiji described the past one year of Oyetola’s governance as peaceful, hopeful and inspiring, adding that the Governor has recorded great strides especially in the areas of economic and infrastructural development of the state, human capital development of the people of the state and security, as well as environmental sustainability.
“As a traditional ruler, we are happy; our subjects are happy, the state generally is happy and peaceful. We thank God, and thank Mr. Governor for the ongoing projects in the State: roads are being constructed, salaries of workers are being paid as at and when due, pension is being paid, not less than 332 primary healthcare centres and state hospitals are being revitalised and rejuvenated, among many other giant strides.
“We are happy that it’s the government that we desired that the Almighty has given to us in Isiaka Adegboyega Oyetola. He is a gentleman, easygoing, peace-loving, visionary, and a man that has capacity to do the needful without being coerced to do it”.
The Oba further commended the Governor for his exposure of the state’s potentials to investors across the globe via the last Economic and Investment Summit held in the State, the gains of which, according to the monarch, were already manifesting in readiness and investment interest indication by over twenty-two major investors.
He also exalted Oyetola for his youths’ engagement and empowerment, saying the ranking of Osun as one of the states with lowest unemployment in Nigeria was a manifestation of the priority accorded the youths by the government of the State.
The Aragbiji, however, admonished the Governor to be wary of sycophancy, urging him to remain consistent and focused on delivery of good, purposeful and people-friendly governance, and ensure continuous public-centered policy formulation and implementation for better development of the State.
– OLOREDE Hollor4GGO