In a bid to secure a secure term as the Executive Governor of Ondo State in the oncoming gubernatorial election in the state, the State Governor, His Excellency, Governor Oluwarotimi Akerodolu, SAN, eulogizes self as he states that his performance as a governor has shown that not all politicians in Nigeria are liars.
The governor while on a campaign visit to the Deji of Akure and the Paramount Ruler of Akure Kingdom, Oba Ogunlade, in his palace recently, also stated that if re-elected for another term, Akure , the state capital will be connected to the global economy.
Akerodolu who confirmed that he did not join politics to amass wealth but to show that not all political actors are liars. “By the grace of God, Akure will be connected to the global economy before I leave the government. I want to prove that not all politicians are liars and I have proven that, I will never betray my belief. I will continue to do what is right, and not what is good. Like I do say, I want history to be kind with me” he said.
Akeredolu went further to state that the Akure airport is on the verge of becoming an international cargo airport as all that is required for that has been put in place. According to him, more roads will be constructed including the Igbatoro road. Akure according to Governo Akeredolu, will be more modern in his second term if re-elected.
In his remark, the Paramount Ruler and Deji of Akure commended Akeredolu for the projects sited and executed under his administration. The Traditional Head who was full of praise for the governor for fulfilling his campaign promises went further to state that, “whoever says, Governor Akeredolu has not performed, particularly in Akure, would only be lying on what is visible.