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The Commissioner representing Ondo State on the governing board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Hon. Gbenga Edema, has congratulated Rt. Hon. Oladiji Adesanmi Landmark, the newly inaugurated Speaker, and Rt. Hon. Abayomi Akinruntan, the Deputy Speaker of the 10th Ondo State House of Assembly on their emergence as heads of the state’s legislative arm.
Edema, a former member of the Assembly, in a statement issued on Sunday, felicitated the other principal officers and members of the newly inaugurated Assembly and emphasised the need for optimal collaboration and cooperation with Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu.
He congratulated the Majority Leader, Hon. Oluwole Ogunmolasuyi, and the Deputy Majority Leader, Hon. (Princess) Tosin Ogunlowo Ajirotutu, for their emergence as part of the principal officers of the Assembly.
Edema also extended his congratulatory message to the Chief Whip, Hon. Tunde Fasonu, and the Deputy Chief Whip, Hon. Toyin Japheth, Parliamentary Secretary. Hon.Moyinoluwa Ogunwumiju, Deputy Parliamentary Secretary; Hon. Ololade Gbegudu, Minority Leader Hon. Olajide Oguntodu and Deputy Minority Leader, Hon.Oluwatoyin Daudu
According to him, the newly inaugurated Speaker and Deputy Speaker must prioritise the interests of the people of Ondo State and work towards achieving common goals with the governor.
The statement personally signed by him stressed that collaboration and cooperation between the legislative and executive arms of government are essential for the effective governance of the state and the delivery of services to the people.
With the new leaders and members of the 10th Assembly expected to steer the affairs of the House with integrity, wisdom, and dedication, Edema lauded the immediate past Speaker of the Assembly, Rt. Hon. Bamidele Oleyelogun, and his deputy, Rt. Hon. Samuel Aderoboye, for successfully completing their tenure.
While lauding the ninth Assembly for working tirelessly to ensure smooth legislative processes, Edema, a former lawmaker in the Assembly, also commended them for giving necessary support to Akeredolu in implementing policies and programs for the benefit of the people.
He said: “I would like to extend my warmest congratulations to you on your recent inauguration as the leaders of the Ondo State House of Assembly. It is indeed a great honor to be entrusted with such a significant responsibility, and I am confident that you will lead the House with integrity, wisdom, and dedication.
“As you assume your new roles, I would like to emphasise the importance of working closely and smoothly with Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu.
“Collaboration and cooperation between the legislative and executive branches of government are essential for the effective governance of the state and the delivery of services to the people.
“I urge you to prioritize the interests of the people of Ondo State and work towards achieving common goals with the governor. By doing so, you can help promote the development and prosperity of the state and ensure that the needs and aspirations of the people are met.
“Once again, my heartfelt congratulations to you, and I wish you all the best in your new roles.”
On the completion of the tenure of the ninth Assembly, Edema further expressed his gratitude for the enormous support that Oleyelogun and Aderoboye gave to Akeredolu, which he said had been essential in ensuring good governance and the provision of necessary infrastructure and services to the people of the state.
“I would like to extend my heartfelt congratulations to you both on successfully completing your tenure. Your dedication, hard work, and leadership have been instrumental in ensuring the smooth functioning of the State House of Assembly and in providing the necessary support to Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Odunayo Akeredolu.
“Your commitment to serving the people of the state with integrity and transparency has been truly inspiring. It is evident that your tireless efforts have contributed significantly to the development and progress of the state.
“I would like to express my gratitude for the enormous support you have given to the state governor. Your cooperation and collaboration have been essential in ensuring good governance and in providing the necessary infrastructure and services to the people of the state.
“Once again, congratulations on your successful tenure, and I wish you all the very best for your future endeavors.”