By Bode Akinbode, Ibadan
Oyo State Governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde, has felicitated with the people of Oyo State and Nigerians in general on the occasion of the nation’s 59th independence anniversary.
Governor Makinde, in a message to the people of Oyo State and his countrymen at large, called for renewed patriotism, perseverance and prayers to enable the country to wade through the myriads of socio-economic challenges currently facing the people.
“I felicitate with our countrymen on the occasion of Nigeria’s 59th independence anniversary. As you all can see, the nation is wading through some socio-economic issues, which demand us to remain committed to the goal of nation-building.
“With perseverance and the never-say-die instinct of Nigerians, we will get to our goal of a great country, successfully,”