By Richard Thomas, Ibadan
The Speaker, Oyo State House of Assembly, Hon Adebo Ogundoyin has distributed 14 brand new motorcycles to his Constituents drawn from all the wards in Lanlate, Ibarapa East Local Government Area of the state.
Another 30 members of his constituency received N25,000 each to boost their business.
The programme held at Oke-Imale in Lanlate was attended by leaders and PDP faithful from the Constituency.
Hon. Ogundoyin said the gesture was in line with his electioneering campaign promises and in furtherance of his resolve to elevate the socio-economic statuses of his Constituents, appreciate their support and loyalty.
“It is a promise made to stay connected to the teeming people in our constituency, and this is exactly what we have been doing.
“And we are not only staying connected,we are also giving back to them as a reliable representative of the Constituency in the Oyo State House of Assembly.
“This is another set of brand new Motorcycles distributed to the people.
“The first set of fifteen brand new Motorcycles were distributed in June this year to indigenous Security outfits in Ibarapaland to enhance their mobility and operation in the arduous task of combating crimes and securing the lives and properties of our people. These fourteen brand new Motorcycles are for my Constituents in Lanlate.
“It is another tip of the iceberg, more empowerment programmes will still be enjoyed by the generality of my people.
“I thank you greatly for all your support, prayers and love, ” the Speaker stated.
Ogundoyin assured the people that apart from the thirty people who got N25,000 each in Lanlate, more people will be considered in another scheme which will be done in the next few weeks.
“With the present economic condition across the country, I knew I actually needed to capture more people in my support and empowerment programme. This is what I will do by the grace of God.
“I want our people to be patient as I will not relent until my election campaign promises are fulfilled,” he added.
Some Leaders of the Constituency, including Prince Wole Opadeye, Alhaji Morakinyo Kasali and Hon. Adewuyi Ojoawo appealed to those who are yet to benefit from the various programmes to bear with the Speaker as plans are on to extend the scheme to them soon.
They appealed to members of the constituency to continue to support Hon. Ogundoyin in his quest to improve their living standard.
It will be recalled that, 100 students of Ibarapa East Local Government extraction in tertiary institutions recently received N10,000 each under the Education Support Programme of the Speaker.
Two school projects; a block of six classrooms each at Ojonamo and Temidire in the Constituency embarked upon by the Speaker has reached advanced stage and will be completed and handed over to the schools managements soon.