Be Magnanimous In Victory, Oyetola Tells Newly Appointed LG Caretaker Committees
The Governor of the State of Osun, Adegboyega Oyetola, has sworn in newly-appointed Local Government Caretaker Committees in all the Local Government Areas, Local Council Development Areas, Area Councils and Administrative Offices, in the State.
Speaking during the swearing-in ceremony, Governor Oyetola noted that his Administration had shun profligacy, corruption and other inimical behaviours that could jeopardise the quest for excellent and inspirational leadership. He enjoined the Council bosses to do same.
He charged them to champion the progressive ideals by being magnanimous in victory and to run the affairs of their respective Councils with the fear of God, transparency, accountability, fairness and equity.
The governor appealed to party members who did not make the final list, to put the past behind them and look forward to a brighter future in their quest to serve the people and the party.
Earlier in his remarks, the Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Mr. Adebayo Adeleke, lauded Governor Oyetola for appointing men and women of impeccable character to take up the mantle of leadership in all the Local Government Areas of the State.
He tasked them on dedication, loyalty and service, saying it was thing of joy that capable hands had been appointed as chairmen to head the helms of affairs at various Councils across the State.
In the same vein, the Acting Chairman, Osun Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Prince Gboyega Famodun, urged the newly-sworn-in chairmen to take charge of their councils by being dedicated and committed to good governance.