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Developmental Programmes: Oyetola Loyalists Give Over 1,500 Okada Riders Fuel In Ife



Supporters of the ruling All Progressives Congress in Osun State, Mr Kayode Sowade and Yoade Buma, have given free fuel to selected commercial motorcyclists in Osun State.

The beneficiaries, who are commercial operators, popularly known as Okada riders, drawn from the association of motorcyclists and tricycle riders in the ancient town of Modakeke, Ife North and Ife Central got the free fuel.

CityMirrorNews reports that over 1,000 riders benefited from the free fuel in Ife North and Central and 500 in Modakeke, Ife East Local Government Area Office.

Sowade and Buma while speaking said the gesture was to appreciate the good developmental programmes of Governor Gboyega Oyetola who they described as a silent achiever and philanthropist.

The die-hard supporters of the All Progressive Congress in the ancient town of Modakeke, appreciated the governor for his style of leadership in the state and most especially the commencement of the reconstruction of Famia road which has been neglected for years.

They further explained that the free fuel is meant to support the rider, saying the gusture will be extended to more beneficiaries, adding that they will continue to do it to appreciate the governor.

In appreciation to the governor’s good works since the inception of his administration, Sowade and Buma pledged their supports and loyalties to Oyetola, saying that they are amazed in the ways the governor is handling the governance of the state especially in the areas of prompt payment of workers salaries, appointing competent hands and qualified personnels, revitalization and renovations of primary health centres across all the wards in the state and reconstruction of roads that have been abandoned.

According to the philanthropists, “we were touched by the tremendous performance of the present administration led by Governor Gboyega Oyetola in the area of infrastructural development and we have decided to support the Governror in his bid to make life better for the people of the state.

“Despite the Covid-19 pandemic ravaging the whole world which it has crippled the country’s economy, Governor Oyetola still deemed it fit to reconstruct the popular Famia road which he has been abandoned for years.

Sowade and Buma had in a way of showing their gratitude to the Governror of the state , Gboyega Oyetola for the reconstructing Famia road distributed Rams and food items to residents of Modakeke during the last Eid-El-Kabir festival.

CityMirrorNews that the immediate past minority leader of the Osun House of Assembly,Hon Akinwale Akinwole popularly known as Omilaj supported the distribution of the free fuel which was giving to the motorcyclists today.

Appreciating the gusture, one of the beneficiaries, Mr Wale Adewumi said they would continue to support the governor and APC in the state .

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