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Ekiti Federal lawmakers restate commitment to state’s devt

Victor Akinkuolie ,Ado-Ekiti

The six House of Representatives members and three Senators from Ekiti State have reiterated their commitment to the rapid development of the state, just as they pledged their support for Governor Biodun Oyebanji administration.

Speaking in Ado- Ekiti during a courtesy visit to the Governor in his office, the Senator representing Ekiti Central Senatorial District, Senator Opeyemi Bamidele and the Senator, representing Ekiti North, Senator Olubunmi Adetunmbi, assured Governor Oyebanji that they would ensure they secure all necessary attention of the federal and international development agencies to the state using their individual and collective connections.

The Senators said they were in Ado- Ekiti to officially commiserate with Governor Oyebanji on the demise of the Speaker of the House of Assembly Rt. Hon. Funminiyi Afuye, as well as to give the Governor feedback on the assignments he gave them.

They called on Ekiti people  to join hands with the Governor to move the state forward, describing Oyebanji as a proactive leader who leads by example.

The Legislators said they were also in town to take up fresh assignment from the governor in line with their commitment to Governor Oyebanji’s transformative moves to ensure the welfare of Ekiti people.

“I am in Company of my  elder brother, distinguished Senator Olubunmi Adetumbi and we are here to further consult on what His Excellency started three weeks ago when he met with the entire National Assembly caucus comprising three Senators and six House of Representatives members  gave us various assignments as to how we could join hands with the state government to pull all the human and financial resources available at the centre to Ekiti.

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