Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi marked his 49th birthday with some elderly citizens in the State, restating the commitment of his administration to giving succour to the vulnerable members of the society.
The Governor’s birthday celebration with the elderly citizens took him to the homes of 83 years old Pa Ezekiel Ogunjobi in Ilumoba-Ekiti; 79 years old Pa Ajayi Dauda Olawunmi in Ifaki-Ekiti; 98 years old Madam Salami Agetu, at Aba Igbira, Ado-Ekiti and 103 years old Madam Aliatu Animashaun in Atikankan area of Ado-Ekiti.
Governor Fayemi who said that his administration would continue to explore means to make life more meaningful for both the young and the old in the state, added that he sees the opportunity that God has given him as Governor of the state as an avenue to help others and make positive impact in their lives.
Fayemi stated that helping the vulnerable members of the society is a major thrust in the agenda of his party- the All Progressives Congress (APC). He added that his visit to the elderly citizens has afforded him the opportunity to know their well being, adding that he is happy to see that they are faring well.