Thursday, March 4, 2021

Reminiscing Governor Akeredolu’s Electioneering Campaign Promises In 2017



Electoral campaign promises need to be fulfilled for the citizenry as well as to attract societal development through various projects in any democratic sitting.

This was the submission of critical stakeholders in ondo state who spoke on Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu administration in the last four years.

Orange FM’s Oweikimi Gunugunu in this special report takes a look at the promises made by Governor Akeredolu when he took the mantle of leadership in Ondo state.

Governor akeredolu took the oath of office as governor in February 16,2017.with five Cardinal point-agenda which includes massive job Creation, infrastructure, functional education system, workers’ welfare and qualitative health care facilities.

The governor also assured the people of adequate security through entrenchment of competent community policing system.

Unarguably, giving the statistics it has been four years of unprecedented recod-breaking achievements, as the governor led other south-west governors to create the security outfit Amotekum, which was launched in January 9,2020,

It is the believe of some stakeholders that governor akeredolu administration has done tremendously well in such a way that residents felt the impacts of his good governance.

Some opinion leaders emphasised that much needed to be done to ensure that democracy continues to thrive.

But this has generated a lot of public questions and concerns for the last four years and the promises in various sectors

To this end, looking into the future, the promises of the man, the outgone commissioner for works and infrastructure Saka Yusuf Ogunleye said governor akeredolu has a lot for the betterment Citizenry through various initiatives.

Ogunleye reaffirmed that ondo state residents should expect more dividends of democracy the Mr Talk and Do governor.

Harping on the promises and achievements recorded so far, the former Senior Special Assistant to the governor on agric business Akin Olotu pointed out that the present administration is youth- friendly, hence it initiated different agricultural policies and programs.

Also, the Senior Special Assistant to the governor on Special duties and Strategy Dr Doyin Odebowale maintained that governor akeredolu has done well by making sure that criminal activities among some okada operators was eradicated.

Odebowale hinted that the governor since inception took a giant stride to put an end to unionism incessant crisis across board.

Religious leaders also commended the governor for his efforts particularly during the covid- 19 pandemic.

Some residents described governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu as a man who doesn’t forget his promises owing to the fact that he has repositioned the Sunshine state to one of the leading industrialized states in Nigeria.

It is the believe of other stakeholders who spoke with orange FM that if the state saw such outstanding payment in his first term, obviously the second, which is around the corner will by a consolidation.