By Adedeji Fatimah
The Minority Leader, Oyo State House of Assembly Honourable Asimiyu Alarape has told politicians to be faithful to people the people who voted them into office by putting smiles on the faces through provision of dividends of democracy to them.
The legislator, a former speaker in the Assembly in a statement thanked members of his constituency for their support and cooperation since he assumed office in the 9th Assembly.
Hon. Alarape who represents Atiba State Constituency in the Assembly on the platform of All Progressive Congress (APC), said it is very important that politicians especially those who are elected into office by their people appreciate and fulfil their electioneering campaign promises after assuming office, saying such would encourage and motivate them to do more.
He said member of his constituency have benefited from his various empowerment scheme irrespective of the party they belong
“I have done financial empowerment for 100 women across my constituency, the gesture cut across people from different parties in my constituency and those who contributed to my success during the election, and I have not been biased.”
“Also sometimes last year during the yuletide season, I put smiles on the faces of some people and I hope to do more as soon as I have the opportunity.
He urged those who are yet to benefit from his empowerment scheme to be patient as plans are on to extend same gesture to them.
“Plans are on to provide good roads in my constituency to boost economic activities of the area. The bad ones including the sunmu bridge will also be rehabilitated.
On his activities in the Assembly, Hon Asimiyu said he has always been in support of things that will promote and improve the welfare of the House and the people of the state irrespective of where they come from.
“I commend the speaker Hon. Adebo Ogundoyin for his performance and his quality leadership since he assumed office as the speaker