By Deborah Oladejo, Osogbo
The Osun State Council of Obas has appealed to the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to Sheathe their sword on the on-going strike action so that the future of the students would not be jeopardized.
Speaking on behalf of the monarchs shortly after their monthly meeting at the State Secretariat in Osogbo, the Council Chairman, the Arole Oduduwa and Ooni of Ife, His Royal Eminence, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja 11, said the prolong feud between the FG and ASUU has caused a lot of damages in the society as well affected the academic calendar of the government institutions.
Ooni Ogunwusi stated that monarchs will not fold their arms seeing things falling apart in the country adding that the traditional rulers across the country in a meeting held recently in Abuja had submitted their report to the President.
The Co-Chairman of the National Council of Traditional Rulers of Nigeria further said that the youths are the future of the country, stressing that frantic efforts must be put in place so that the next generation will not point an accusing finger on the present leadership.
The traditional rulers then congratulated Governor Adegboyega Oyetola on the anniversary of his second term in office and for recognizing them.
Ooni Ogunwusi assured that the council as a body will continue to serve as a link between the Government and member of the public.