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……. Soyinka Hails Akeredolu’s infrastructural Strides.
By: Ade Adeleke
Nobel Laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka, on Thursday evening hailed the Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, over the giant infrastructural strides of his administration in the state.
Akeredolu personally drove Soyinka round ongoing capital projects in Akure the state capital.
Residents of the capital city trooped out enmass to received the literary icon and the governor while Akeredolu held umbrella for his August visitor.
Soyinka who commended Akeredolu for his good works , also congratulated the people of the state for electing Governor Akeredolu as their Governor.
The Nobel Laureate, who was in the state for the 2019 Fagunwa Study Group International Conference, was personally driven and conducted round some projects of the Akeredolu’s administration in Akure, the state capital.
The Governor and other members of the state executive Council alongside Soyinka were at the ‘A’Division/NEPA as well as the ongoing dualisation of NEPA/Oluwatuyi round about.
Soyinka said “the fact shows the light”, explaining that it took him some time to recognise the A’Division/NEPA and NEPA/Olukayode ongoing dualisation project because of the serious infrastructural transformation that is going on in the area.”
The Nobel Laureate who disclosed that he has been on constant visit to the state in the course of his literary work, observed that governor Akeredolu has changed the face of the state