Ekiti State that the incoming government of Mr Biodun Oyebanji will
enjoy relative peace with the combination of the Governor-elect and
Oba Adejimi Adu gave the assurance while fielding questions from
newsmen in his palace in Ikere Ekiti.
The traditional ruler who said that the administration which is going
to be headed by the duo of humble, responsible, God-fearing and humane
personalities whose working relationship will bring sustainable
progress and good governance.
He said Mr Biodun Oyebanji is an experienced freedom fighter who
played a significant role in the creation of Ekiti State stressing
that his active involvement in the struggle will boost his performance
Describing the Deputy Governor-Elect as a daughter of the palace, a
descendant of the Adegboye ruling house of the town and a chief, Oba
Adejimi Adu said he could vouch for her character and competence.
According to the traditional ruler, the various positions chief Mrs
Afuye has occupied as the Okinlua of Ikere Ekiti, the leader of all
princesses in the town and the state women leader of her party, were
training ground for excellence in administration and politics.
“As someone who was born and brought up in the core Yoruba traditional
and royal culture of respect and dignity, Afuye would not disappoint
her boss and the people of the state”. Ogoga said.
In his contribution, the head of Chiefs and Sapetu of Ikere Ekiti,
Chief Olufemi Babatola lauded the Governor-elect and his political
party for picking one of the best hands for the position in the
Chief Babatola called on Ekiti people to be patient with the incoming
government of Mr Biodun Oyebanji, adding that there will be meaningful
development in the state.