By Gbenga Olarinoye
Osogbo—LEADERS of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the South West yesterday assured that the governor-elect of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, would provide exemplary leadership for the people of the state.
A statement by the party’s South West Secretary of Rev. Bunmi Jenyo in Osogbo, Osun State, congratulated the people of Oyo State over what it tagged, “deserved victory in the keenly contested governorship polls.”
The PDP posited that the emergence of Makinde was a reward for his good antecedent and a show of strong will of Oyo people for change in government through ballot.
“Without an iota of doubt, the Ibadan-born politician shall do the people and PDP proud in the discharge of his duties and responsibilities as the Governor of Oyo State, from May 29, 2019.
“Makinde’s disposition to the ideals of a pragmatic PDP and masses’ well-being in every nook and cranny of Oyo State must be commended, appreciated and celebrated. The governor-elect must also be lauded for his doggedness, resilience and focus which served as the cardinal point for winning at the polls,” the statement said.
The party called for support for the incoming administration by all stakeholders, with a view to form a synergy for the overall development of Oyo State.