- Fayemi hopes to see greater development in the next dispensation.
- The biggest congratulation goes to the Nigerian people- the true hero of our democracy.
Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has congratulated President Mohammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on their inauguration for a second term today.
The governor said he is convinced that Nigeria will witness a higher level of development and prosperity in the next four years.
President Buhari, his running mate, Osinbajo and some governor were sworn in today across the country.
While congratulating his colleague-governors, both returning and newly elected, who are being inaugurated today in 29 states of the federation, Fayemi, in a congratulatory message signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Yinka Oyebode, described today’s inauguration as a positive development and a demonstration of the collective wishes of the Nigerian people for the entrenchment of democracy in the country.
Fayemi, who is now the Chairman of the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) also congratulated Nigerians on 20 years of unbroken democratic governance, noting that the milestone was achieved by sheer determination of the Nigerian people to make democracy work, in spite of inherent challenges.
The governor who said today is significant in so many ways maintained that Nigerians have every reason to be happy today as we witness 20 years of unbroken democratic governance in our country.
“We owe this to the commitment and determination of the Nigerian people, who have come to see democracy as the most viable option.
“So, while we say a big congratulations to the President, the Vice President and the governors, the biggest congratulation go to the Nigerian people- the true hero of our democracy.”
“Now, the task of taking Nigeria to a higher level of development and prosperity has begun. We wish Mr President and our governors a successful and impactful tenure.”, the statement added.