The Osun State Governor, Gboyega Oyetola has reaffirmed the peaceful coexistence in the state, and that the state is very safe under his watch for public and private businesses.
While receiving the Nigeria Institute of Architects, Governor Oyetola described all the rumors that have been spreading on social media about the security of the state as being exaggerated than what was on the ground.
The Governor, who spoke through his Deputy, Mr. Benedict Alabi commended the courage of the Nigeria Institute of Architect on their visit and their readiness to work with government in the area of enhancement of the face of Osun, while urging them especially the Osun Chapter to pay dues and taxes as at when due.
According to the Governor, “The more you give to government, the more government will give to you because allocation alone can never be enough for salaries and developmental projects.”
During his address, the National President of the Nigeria Institute of Architect, Arch. Festus Ujokuh appreciated the state government of Osun for their usual warm hospitality and for engaging architect in their required projects.
“Osun is the only state in Nigeria that employs architects in the local governments and gave them full recognition by which they also have local government chapters of the Nigeria Institute of Architect in the state” he added.
Governor Oyetola who was represented by his Deputy, Mr. Benedict Alabi, while the Secretary to the State government, Prince Wole Oyebanji, the Chief of Staff, Dr. Charles Akinola were also in attendance among other government officials.