Story By Akinola Emmanuel, Friday June 19, 2021
The Oyo State chapter of the All Progressive Congress, (APC) has called on the state governor, Engr Seyi Makinde to pay more attention to the good and developing governance of the state.
APC in a statement by his state Publicity Secretary, Dr Azeez Olatunde stated that the orgy of violence unleashed on innocent traders and Passersby in Iwo area of Ibadan, on Wednesday 16th of June 2021 is not only Condemnable but in all honesty reminds residents of Ibadan trademark of PDP Government since assumption of office on the 29th of May 2019.
The party pointed out that between the Igangan masaccre of 6th June 2021 and the Iwo road Ibadan crisis of 16th Jun 2021, there has been daily occurrences of violence upon violence within Ibadan Metropolis, which is further confirming that Governor Makinde is not prepared for governance.
“it is essential that we remind Governor Makinde, once again, to put Politics aside and embrace Good Governance, at least for once. The youth that are daily and systematically suffering from the lackadaisical attitides of Governor Makinde to the security of the state are the backbone of the Development of any Society, imagine the anger and the despondency of the youth which forced them to carry the victims and casualties to the office of the Governorwhich the figures are not yet to be ascertained.”
APC said for any State to attract serious investors, security of lives and properties is the Prerequisite of the magnetic attraction, which were the German floor of any Government, as witnessed in the last Government of Senator Abiola Ajimobi which endeared Foreign Direct Investors to Oyo State then.