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Workers’ Day : Lasun Yussuf Lauds Osun Workers, Promises Better Days Ahead



The Gubernatorial candidate of the Labour Party in the coming gubernatorial election in Osun State, Rt Honourable Lasun Yussuf, has applauded workers in the state for their contributions in the drive for socio-economic development, promising better day ahead for the state’s civil service, if elected .

Yusuf who congratulated the workers across the country on the celebration of this year workers day said workers are reflection of unmatched creativity.

In a congratulatory message to the workers, Yusuff said despite the economic and security challenges currently bedeviling the country, Nigerian workers had contributed immensely to the development of the country.

The former Deputy Speaker Federal House of Representatives said, “I salute the immense contributions of workers to the overall development of the state, no matter how the turbulent situation you’re facing, better days ahead

He said: “Today is the day we mark and honour workers across the world, we celebrate May Day, which is the official recognition for hard work and contributions of our workers to our respective nations.

“This is a nation faced with grave challenges; economic crisis, unemployment as a social vices, infrastructural challenges with an epileptic power supply, high cost of living, and insecurity challenges. Yet, workers have been the moving force for the growth of the nation.

“I profoundly acknowledge the struggle for survival of all our workers and express gratitude to them for being the stimulus of our dear nation, Nigeria.”

As we approach July 16th election, I enjoin all electorates including workers to vote wisely with focus on real economic development of the state. The era of ‘dwindling allocation from Abuja’ excuse for non-performance is gone! Vote for Leaders with real interests and potentials capable of creating and adding value for positive growth”, he said .

“Labour Party symbolizes all the above with my humble self as the symbol and face of Osun developmental revival. This is my PLEDGE and PACT to Osun Electorates in general and Osun Workers in particular.