South-West APC Passes Vote of Confidence in Ajimobi
The South-West Zone of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has passed a vote of confidence in the Governor Abiola Ajimobi administration in Oyo
State, saying that the governor has done the party proud through his
brilliant performance in the last three years.
The party also commended the governor for the outstanding leadership
quality which he had demonstrated in the running of the affairs of the
The APC National Vice-Chairman, South-West, Chief Pius Akinyelure made the
remarks when he led leaders of the zone on a courtesy visit to the governor
in his office in Ibadan.
Akinyelure particularly acknowledged the various laudable achievements of
Governor Ajimobi as well as his unwavering commitment to the growth and
development of the state and its people.
“Certainly, no governor had done what you have done since you came in. You
have particularly excelled in the area of exceptional leadership. You have
demonstrated that you are very close to your people.
“I was here during the last Ramadan and I witnessed the breaking of fast
during which no fewer than 2,500 people were fed daily throughout the
period. This is an evidence of your large heartedness and care for the
people of Oyo State,’’ he said.
The APC leader further noted that there had been tremendous improvement in
the provision of social infrastructure since the inception of the Ajimobi
“Under your leadership, the roads are better; communication has improved;
education has also received a boost; children are now going to school in
free buses; several markets have been built to cater for the traders
removed from the streets while health care delivery has never remained the
same again,’’ he remarked.
Responding, Governor Ajimobi said that his administration had continued to
make life worth living for the people of the state through his restoration,
transformation and repositioning agenda and provision of social
“We have turned those roads built during the era of Macpherson and Lord
Lugard in Oyo State into modern roads; we are not just doing roads, we are
doing modern roads; we have achieved much in the areas of health and water.
While commending the APC leaders for their effort at ensuring the unity and
progress of the party, Governor Ajimobi said that with the victory of the
party in Osun State, the party would win more states and take over from the
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at federal level.
“With our recent performance in Osun State, notwithstanding all the
efforts of the opposition, we have been able to show that our party is not
only popular but very strategic,’’ he said.
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