By Gbenga Sodeinde in Ado Ekiti
The ekiti state governor Mr Biodun Oyebanji says the creation of local council development in areas in ekiti state has been justified with the various developmental projects executed by the LCDA chairmen in recent times.
Performing the inauguration ceremony of a modern office complex at the headquarters of Ifedara local council development area at Igbemo ekiti, Governor Oyebanji stressed the determination of his administration to ensure all round development of the state by empowering the local councils chairmen to deliver on their mandate.
The governor who was represented by the commissioner for local government, Mr Folorunso Olabode commended the Ifedara LCDA chairman, Chief Shina Ogunleye for living up to expectation.
The Governor said the
the IFedara LCDA boss has judiciously spent the council fund with the various people-oriented projects executed
at the nooks and crannies of the council area within the two years of his administration .
The Ifedara LCDA chairman Chief Shina Ogunleye at the ceremony thanked Governor Oyebanji for empowering the council chairmen through the release of funds for development projects at the grassroots.
Chief Ogunleye who enumerated the various projects executed by his administration in the past two years said the presence of his administration was felt in all the towns in the LCDA.
The council boss thanked all stakeholders in the LCDA including the traditional rulers, workers and political leaders for their support towards the success of his tenure.
Chief Ogunleye who presented some gifts and empowerment items to some windows, market women, farmers and students at the occasion urged the people to continue to support Governor Oyebanji to enable him deliver on his mandate.
In their separate remarks some stakeholders in the IfedaraLCDA including the state commissioner for information, Chief Taiwo Olatunbosun and the member of the ekiti state house of Assembly representing the area , Hakeem Jamiu lauded the giant strides of chief Ogunleye administration in the council area.
He urged citizens to continue to keep faith with APC government at all levels.