By Richard Thomas, Ibadan
The Obong Iberedem Akwa Ibom in Oyo State, His Royal Majesty, Etim Bassey Akanyak (ARSM) has assured the state governor, Engr Seyi Makinde of the support and cooperation of Akwa Ibom people in the state towards moving the state forward.
The monarch gave the assurance in Ibadan while commenting on the laudable achievements of governor Makinde first 100 days in office.
According to him, the first 100 days of the amiable governor was remarkable owing to his developmental policies which have put smiles on the faces of the people, just as he assured the governor of the support and cooperation of Akwa Ibomites in the state.
“Governor Makinde is a special gift to the people of Oyo State, he has been so committed to the well being of the people since he assumed office. The people are already happy with him. Makinde’s achievements within his first 100 days are remarkable and evidenence that he is a gift from God.”
The Obong who lauded the governor’s free education initiative and other developmental programmes said the idea will improve the standard of education in the state adding that many children whose parents cannot afford education will now return their wards to school.
The monarch urged the people to cooperate with the government of Engr Makinde in order for him to turn the state around.
“Before the end of four years of this administration, the state would have witnessed tremendous development economically and socially. So, I urge the people to come together and support governor Makinde to achieve more feat.”
Obong Akanyak while praying for more strength and wisdom for the governor, appealed to the people to shun acts capable of undermining the laudable programmes of the governor, and the peace in the state.