Birthday boy ,Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun state addressing aged persons with whom he celebrated his 58th birthday Monday, 25 January, 2016 at the June 12 Cultural Centre, Kuto, Abeokuta. Photo: Abiodun Onafuye
Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State has reiterated his administration’s commitment to rebuild the state.
The governor disclosed this on Monday at the June 12 Cultural Centre, Kuto, Abeokuta while celebrating his 58th birthday with the aged in the state.
The event was organised by a foundation called ‘Uplifting The Aged,’ set up by his wife, Olufunsho Amosun.
More than 500 aged men and women from all the 20 local government areas of the state attended the event.
In his remarks at the event, Governor Amosun thanked the attendees for celebrating with him, stressing that much still needed to be done to make the state the destination of choice for everybody.
According to the governor, “the best celebration is when all what I promised the good people of the state have been actualised and the state becomes more comfortable and habitable for all.
“I want to thank everybody for the love showered on me today, but to me the best celebration is for us to fulfill all our promises to the people.
“We have a lot to give to our people and that we must do. I have decided to leave home early everyday to monitor all our projects around the state. This time next week, Mr. President will be with us to commission some of these projects.
“But when people started trooping in very early this morning to felicitate with me on my birthday, I had no choice but to be with them.
“The projects are our collective responsibility and we must join hands to see that the 40th anniversary of the state is successful,” Amosun said.
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Source:: PM Newspaper