Local government chairmen in Osun State yesterday felicitated with Muslim faithful in the state on this year’s Eid-el-Kabir celebration.
They also reaffirmed their commitment to the administration of Governor Rauf Aregbesola in its efforts at turning around the fortunes of the state.
In a statement issued and signed in Osogbo by the Chairman, Forum of Local Government Chairmen in the state, Kunle Ayantoye, said the government of the state deserves commendation for the purposeful leadership and systematic execution of people-oriented programmes.
The forum appreciated the governor and the state House of Assembly for the confidence reposed in them by extending their tenure for another six months.
“We are always proud to be associated with the purposeful and dynamic leadership of Governor Rauf Aregbesola in the last few years.
“We have partnered progressively with the state government right from inception. We acknowledged with greater appreciation, the full powers the government accorded us that has translated to unprecedented development at the grassroots level.
“The partnership is working; for example, we were able to save in collaboration with the state government to tar 10kms stretch of road in the 30 local government areas of the state.
“This is aside the other road projects …
Source: National Mirror