.….witnessed unprecedented crowd of funseekers
The much anticipated Manuex Amusement Park has opened for business in Akure, Ondo State capital.
The world class amusement park was located at Manuex Place, beside the National Library, Akure.
Declaring the facilities open, Ondo State Acting Governor, Hon Lucky Aiyedatiwa described it as a good development in the history of the state and southwest of Nigeria.
Represented by the Commissioner for Commerce and Industry, Mr Akinwumi Sowore, the Acting Governor emphasized the importance of relaxation and the resultant effects for good living.
The Acting Governor commended the facilitator of the park, the Senator representing Ondo North Senatorial District, Pastor Jide Ipinsagba for deeming it fit to establish the facilities in Ondo State.
On his part, a Senior Special Assistant to Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, and former House of Representatives member, Mr Babatunde Kolawole enjoined the people to make good use of the available facilities which he saw as cynosure of all eyes.
Some of the available facilities at the park include Dragon Rollercoaster, Carousel Ride, Self-control Plane, Flying Chain, UFO and Ferns Wheel.
Other facilities include Olympic Size swimming pool, mini pool, children playground, grill & Bar and spacious parking spaces with adequate security.
The event was witnessed by dignitaries from across the state and outside including former Deputy Governor in Ondo State, Alhaji Lasisi Oluboyo, Retired Colonel Rowland Omowa, Ondo SUBEB Chairman and former Speaker, Victor Olabimtan, Federal Commissioner, Code of Conduct Bureau, Taofeek Abdulsalam, Mayor Olufemi Omosuwa, former lawmakers from the National Assembly and Ondo State Assembly among others.