Osun monarch congratulates Adeleke, governor-elect in charge of tourism development
A popular traditional leader in Oriade Local Government Area in Osun State, the Akinla of Erin-Ijesa, Oba (Dr.) Isaac Adeyeba Ayeni, Okin Oloro II congratulated the Governor-elect of the State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, for his “well deserved”. victory at the polls just as he instructed him to give top priority to the development of tourism as a major factor in moving the state out of the woods towards socio-economic advancement.
In a signed congratulatory message to Senator Ademola Adeleke, the monarch happily noted that “with political will, the governor-elect will be our ‘Duke Donald’ of Osun State whom God will use to bring about socio- essential economy by tapping into the potential of our God-given tourist endowments like the Erin-Ijesa waterfalls, which previous governments left to rot”.
“With God and your political will, Erin-Ijesa Waterfalls can be transformed into a leading international tourist resort comparable only to Mississippi, Hollywood, Dubai, Jerusalem, Mecca, etc.”, added the Akinla d ‘Erin-Ijesa.
The monarch prayed that Almighty God would make the tenure of the governor-elect “divinely peaceful, prosperous and beneficial to all the citizens of Osun State in particular, and Nigeria as a whole.”
While assuring the governor-elect of all necessary support, the monarch also rejoiced with the Timi of Edeland, His Majesty Oba Munirudeen Adesola Lawal and the entire Adeleke dynasty for their patriotic efforts to mobilize a base of support at home for the governor-elect, an effort he described as patriotic and commendable.