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Don Advocates Agriculture To Boost State IGR

Osun State Government says it has impacted positively in every sector of the state to improve better living for its citizenry.

The Commissioner for Budget and Economy Planning, Professor Olalekan Yinusa stated this in Osogbo at a public lecture of the Osun State NUJ 2020 press week.

Professor Yinusa spoke on the topic ” Examining Governor Adegboyega Oyetola’s two years of governance in Osun: A journey of transformative leadership or Political rhetoric.

He emphasised that Governor Oyetola was running an inclusive and participatory government to the benefits of citizens and overall development of the state despite the financial challenge poised by COVID 19 pandemic.

Also speaking, another lecturer, Doctor Tunji Ogunyemi of OAU Ile-Ife who said security and welfare of the people were constitutional responsibility of government gave Oyetola administration a good credit.

He urged Osun government to empower local governments to go into massive agriculture to increase their income for developmental projects at grassroots which would culminate into overall development of the state.

Earlier, the chairman Osun State council, Mr. Wasiu Ajadosu said the lecture was organized to hold government accountable and set agenda as such was necessary for good governance.

Abiodun Adeoye

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