Osun Speaker Urges Nigerians to Look beyond Woes of 2020
The Speaker, Osun State House of Assembly, Mr Timothy Owoeye wants Nigerians to put behind the negativities of the outgoing year and forge ahead with hope that the year 2021 will be a year of prosperity.
The Speaker in a New Year message by his Chief Press Secretary, Kunle Alabi said people and governments at all levels must strive to ensure that the New Year herald a speedy recovery of the economy.
Mr. Owoeye stressed that residents of Osun must wait in hopes that all that was lost with happenings of the previous year would be recouped through hard work and perseverance.
He stated that the 7th Assembly under his watch in Osun while passing the year 2021 Appropriation Bill into law ensured that it was a budget that would bring dividend of democracy and prosperity to the people of the State.
The Speaker maintained that the House of Assembly in collaboration with Governor Oyetola-led executive ensured that the 2021 budget focused strongly on post COVID-19 recovery with huge investments in the economy and a sum of 1.4 billion naira budgeted for youth development programmes.