Osun State Governor, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has stated that his government will not abandon any of the initiatives started by the administration of former Governor Gboyega Oyetola in the state.
Adeleke said this during a visit to the state House of Assembly, on Monday.
The governor also vowed to maintain a cordial relationship with the legislators, saying he would always supply the logistics and apparatus required for the Assembly’s successful operation.
A statement issued by the Press Secretary to the Speaker, Kunle Alabi, quoted Adeleke as saying, “since the government is a continuum, my administration will not abandon any of the projects embarked on by the previous administration.”
“Now that the election is over, I want everyone to join me to move the state forward, government cannot do it alone. For us to have an enviable state, everyone must be ready to play their part for the state to move forward.
“I promise that my administration will not cheat anyone. It will be an all-inclusive government where everybody will be happy and peace will reign supremely in the state,” the governor said.
Earlier, the Speaker of the Assembly, Rt. Hon. Timothy Owoeye, stated that the Assembly will do everything to support Adeleke’s government, saying they may only disagree with the executive based on facts of the law and not sentiments.
The Speaker added that the legislative arm and executive must strengthen their communication channels so as to communicate effectively, devoid of fake news and rumour-mongering.
Owoeye assured that the 7th Assembly under his watch will not be blinded by party affiliation, adding that members owe have a duty to the people and future generation to rise above petty party politics and deliver the dividends of democracy to the good people of Osun State.