By Gbenga Ariyibi
ADO-Ekiti—GOVERNOR Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, has praised security agents and the good people of the state for their cooperation in ensuring the smooth resumption of office of the caretaker council executives.
A statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Media, Mr. Mojeed Jamiu, quoted Fayemi as charging all the appointed representatives to swing into action with immediate effect and ensure the development of their council areas.
According to the statement, Governor Fayemi charged all appointed representatives to swing into action with immediate effect and ensure development in the council areas.
“The development of the grassroots tier of government is very dear to the governor and the Local governments are going to be the engine of growth and development in the state.
“All local government workers and Ekiti residents are hereby urged to go about their normal activities without fear of molestation or harassment as the security agents are firmly in control.
“The government wishes to warn all trouble makers that the full weight of the law shall be visited on anyone causing a breach of the peace. The government enjoins all stakeholders to join hands with the newly-sworn in Local Government representatives so as to fast track development at the grassroots level.”