Makinde Pledges To Be the First Oyo Governor To Handover To His Successor
Oyo State governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde speaking on Saturday at the CAC International Headquarters, Ibadan, during the Inauguration and Duty Commencement Service of the 8th President of Christ Apostolic Church Worldwide, disclosed that no governor in the state has ever handed over to his successor, and he has promised to be the first governor in the history of Oyo state by handing after the expiration of tenure in office.
He said, “No governor has ever handed over to his successor in this state, Baba Lam Adeshina didn’t hand over to his successor, former governor Ladoja, Ladoja didn’t hand over to former governor Adebayo Alao Akala, Akala didn’t hand over to Abiola Ajimobi, and Ajimobi also didn’t hand over to me, but am standing in front of the altar of God, I will be the first governor to hand over to my successor.”
Makinde however applauded the smooth procedure that births the inauguration of the new CAC President, saying that even if Nigeria is at the crossroads, the priority of all Nigerians should be how to end the crisis of division in the nation.