Osun safe for business – Oyetola
From Fisayo Akinduro, Osogbo
The Governor of Osun State, Gboyega Oyetola has reaffirmed the fact that there is peaceful coexistence and safety under his watch businesses.
Oyetola stated this in his office while receiving the Nigeria Institute of Architects in his office in Osogbo.
He described rumors spreading on social media about the security of the state as being exaggerated.
Oyetola who was represented by his Deputy, Benedict Alabi commended the courage of the Nigeria Institute of Architect on their visit and their readiness to work with government in the area of enhancement of the face of the state.
He however urged his guests particularly the Osun state chapter to pay dues and taxes as and when due.
“The more you give to government, the more government will give to you. You can say that it is the duty of the government to give to you in as much as government collects allocation from Abuja but allocation alone can never be enough for salaries and developmental projects” the governor said.
In his address, the National President of the Nigeria Institute of Architect, Arch. Festus Ujokuh appreciated the state government for their usual warm hospitality and for engaging architects in their projects whenever it is required.
He confirmed that state is the only state in Nigeria that employs architects in the local governments and gave them full recognition by which they also have local government chapters of the Nigeria Institute of Architect in the state.