By Temitope Adedeji, Akure
The Ondo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) applauded the decision of the State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN reduction in tuition fees in the state.
The party expressed that the directive is noble in content and imposing in character.
The party noted that this practical demonstration of fatherly feeling and deep understanding by. Governor is selfless and commendable in every sense.
The party publicity secretary, Alex Kalejaye, in a statement made available to Western Post on Friday, said that it takes a heart of meekness and uncommon passion about citizens’ welfare to further reduce fees that is about the least in the country while emphasizing on the impressive quality attention to the education sector.
According to the statement, “The willingness of the Governor to order reductions is largely informed by the clamour from parents, and a deep appreciation of the economic hardship foisted on the global community by the Coronavirus pandemic. This has further reinforced the popular perception that Mr. Governor is commendably a listening leader.
“It is pertinent to remind armchair critics that the compassion-induced directive has nothing whatsoever to do with the election. The crux of the APC-led government is a quality standard of living for the people.
“The party implores students to reciprocate the gesture by concentrating on their studies and avoid untoward behaviours and activities. The APC will continue to support and promote actions and efforts geared toward quality education and better living conditions for the people of Ondo State.”