Barrister Olasunkanmi Olaleye, the Oyo state Commissioner for Education, Science, and Technology, has applauded the state government and Seyi Makinde for strategic efforts geared towards lessening the spread of Covid-19 in the state.
The Commissioner acknowledged while addressing retired Heads of Service (HoS) in his office secretariat Ibadan, during a visit of the retired retirees on Monday.
The Commissioner explained that Oyo State Government has played an enviable role in securing its citizens throughout Covid-19 lockdown especially during the peak of the first and second wave, saying that the government has not relaxed in its efforts to thwart the pandemic in Oyo state.
Olaleye also expressed appreciations to the retired Heads of Service for the donation of hand sanitisers to the oyo state government calling on other associations to emulate such a kind gesture.
The leader of the team Reverend General Larinde Laoye in his remark said the donation of the hand sanitisers will contribute to the efforts of the Oyo State Government in combating Covid-19 to ensure the safety of lives and properties.
He appreciated the leadership of Governor Seyi Makinde for its resilience and commitment towards tackling Covid-19, and he urged others to support the current Seyi Makinde led government.
In attendance at the presentation, was the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology Mrs Aminat Atere, Directors and other top officials from the Ministry.