The Olutedo of Tonkere Oluewatedo, Oba Mathew Oluwole Aremu Akintoye (Alakinde l) has lauded the giant strides of Governor Ademola Adeleke in the last seven months.
The monarch made this disclosure in Osogbo, the state capital, during a courtesy call to the Honourable Commissioner for Culture and Tourism, Hon. Abiodun Fafa Ojo . He described the performance of Governor Adeleke as unprecedented noting that he has disappointed his opponents.
The visit, according to the monarch was a congratulatory visit to their son Hon. Abiodun Ojo who just resumed office as a commissioner of the state and also to thank the Governor of Osun State, Sen. Ademola Adeleke for counting one of their illustrious sons worthy of serving as a commissioner in his government.
In his presentation, the monarch thanked Mr Governor for all he has done in Tonkere Oluwatedo and the neighboring towns especially the approval and presentation of staff of office to him as the Kabiyesi Tonkere Oluwatedo within his first 100 days in office as the Governor of Osun State, and the appointment of Hon. Abiodun Bankole Ojo, a Son of Tonkere as Commissioner in his government.
The monarch further said, “Considering the level of responsiveness and proactiveness of this government in addressing issues bothering Osun people across all sectors, Governor Ademola Adeleke is God’s sent and a Blessing to us at this crucial time.”
The monarch, however, draw the attention of the state government to the bad state of the roads that link his community to other towns, as he appealed to the government to consider the construction of the Akoda-Tonkere-Edunabon road which is capable of opening up the economy of the area to its maximum potential.
In his response, Hon. Ojo thanked the monarch and Tenkere Oluwatedo in council for honoring him with such a courtesy visit and he assured them of prompt government intervention projects in Tonkere and its environment.
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