Deputy Gov’s Loyalist, AbdulOne congratulates Makinde on election victory, says it’s reward for hard work
Deputy Gov’s Loyalist and Lecturer at Ibrahim Babangida University, Lapai, Prof. Soliu AbdulOne has congratulated Gov. Seyi Makinde and Barr. Bayo Lawal on their re-election as Governor and Deputy Governor of Oyo State.
Prof. AbdulOne, in a congratulatory message on Thursday, urged him to leave no stone unturned to justify the trust and confidence reposed in them by the people which informed the overwhelming victory last Saturday.
The Kishi-born Academic said: “I heartily congratulate Your Excellencies in the just concluded Oyo State governorship polls despite all the gang-up and challenges. You showed bravery and courage in making your first move to enter the Government House. It has been a grueling journey over the past few months for you, however you have emerged as the last man standing. Accept my congratulations, Sir!
“Your Excellency, you have made history as the second governor to win a second term in office in Oyo State. It is a remarkable feat, and it is one worthy of congratulations. It is said that the people of Oyo never allow an individual to serve them twice. You have, secondly broken jinx and against all odds sustained it.”
Continuing, he stated: “Given that the good people of Oyo state have handed over the resources of the state to you for another four years with their votes. I hope you will not let them down. I wish you both all the best in office.
“To the good people of Oyo State, you have again made a resounding statement of your full confidence in the leadership of Governor Seyi Makinde.
“I assure you all that in the next four years, Makinde-led administration would remain on the same path of good governance for the progress of Oyo State and their well-being.