Osun State Governor, Senator Ademola Adeleke has assured all citizens and residents that his administration would be fair to all, urging the parliament to give him required parliamentary support to deliver expected benefits of democracy to the people of the state.
Adeleke who stated this on Monday during a courtesy call on the Assembly said the time for politics was over and focus should be shifted on harmonious relationship between the executive and legislature for the benefit of the people.
The Governor who promised to be just in the discharge of his responsibilities solicited parliamentary partnership as dictated by the law.
“Let us all accept the fact that election is over, and the focus now should be how to effect governance.
“I want to assure you here that my government will be fair to all. There should not be PDP or APC or any other party, for that matter, in our considerations, but delivering governance to Osun people.
“I want Osun to be first– a reference point in governance. This is possible if we work together for our people, as our collaboration will ensure a peaceful state, and make it easier for investors to come here.”
Governor Adeleke hailed the Assembly under the leadership of Rt. Hon. Timothy Owoeye, for the maturity and understanding demonstrated so far, noting the readiness of his administration to fully partner with them in taking Osun state to greater heights.
In his remarks, the Speaker of the House, Rt. Hon. Timothy Owoeye, expressed the readiness of the House to collaborate with the new administration in delivering good governance for Osun people.
Owoeye said the state’s legislature under him will always prioritize the interest of the people above every other interest, noting that the people made it possible for them to be in their positions and should be their focus.
The Governor was accompanied to the Assembly Premises by the Deputy Governor, Prince Kola Adewusi; the Secretary to the State Government, Hon Kazeem Igbalaye; the Chief of Staff , Hon Kazeem Akinleye; the State Caretaker Chairman of the party, Dr Akindele Adekunle; the PDP Senatorial candidate for Osun West, Akogun Lere Oyewumi among other leaders and supporters.
Mallam Olawale Rasheed,
Spokesperson to the Executive Governor