BY OLORUNFERANMI ODOFIN
Some political groups under the aegis of All Progressives Congress, APC in Ondo State have presented a cheque of twenty two point five million naira to Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to purchase his governorship form for his second term in office.
Speaking on behalf of the groups at the party secretarīat in Akure, a former speaker of the state house of assembly, Mr Victor Olabimtan maintained that the money was part of about 35 million naira generated by the political bodies to support the governor.
Mr Olabimtan among other leadership of the political groups hinged the donation on positive impacts of Governor Akeredolu’s led administration on the state
Mr Olabimtan who named some of the political groups as the Association of local government chairmen, LGA’s secretary, Aketi ward to ward, Students’ reprisentatives also presented the list of the donors and groups with amount contributed to the governor
Presenting the cheque to Governor Akeredolu, three party stalwarts Lucky Ayedatiwa, Chief Alex Ajipe and Princess Oladunni Odu encouraged governor Akeredolu to remain focused in the development of the state
Governor Akeredolu appreciated the donors for their generosity particularly for securing him the costly governorship form despite the current global economic hardship.
The governor who attributed his emergence as governor to the grace of God urged the groups to continue to support his good works with a view to turning the State around###