Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State on Sunday appealed to a former gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) within the state, Mr. Adebayo Adelabu to eschew politics of bitterness as he clocks 50 years.
Makinde admonished Adelabu to see the brand new age as a fantastic accountability and a problem to place in additional efforts into serving humanity and making a significant influence on the society.
DAILY POST gathered that Adelabu will clock 50 on Monday.
However, Makinde whereas congratulating Adelabu famous that attaining such a landmark age can solely be a privilege from God.
Makinde, in an announcement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Taiwo Adisa, expressed gratitude to God for granting Adelabu, his opponent within the 2019 election, the grace to witness the golden jubilee of his start.
The governor urged Adelabu to imbibe politics with out bitterness by freely contributing his quota to the event of the state with none trace of political consideration.
“I rejoice my brother, Oloye Adebayo Adelabu, the governorship candidate of the APC within the March 9, 2019, governorship election, in our expensive state, on the event of his 50th birthday.
“Anybody who lives to rejoice the golden jubilee should see it as a fantastic privilege from God and one must be grateful. It’s on this notice that I give gratitude to God on behalf of Chief Adelabu.
“Additionally, a 50th birthday is at all times celebrated with fanfare, as a result of it’s thought of a landmark; it’s the invitation to changing into a statesman and it confers on one a fantastic respect in addition to accountability.
“I encourage Chief Adelabu to notice that that is the time for politicians throughout all divides within the state to eschew politics of bitterness by freely contributing their quota positively to the developmental efforts of the incumbent administration, because the saying is at all times proper: authorities comes and authorities goes however the folks at all times stay.
“I’ll admonish my brother to, within the spirit of this new age, freely discharge his accountability to the folks by committing himself extra to serving humanity and making a significant influence on the society.
“It’s my expectation that as he clocks 50 and with the obligations that include it, Chief Adelabu will attune his thoughts to collaborating with the Oyo State Authorities to return the State to the Pacesetter standing it occupied particularly within the First and Second Republics. As he celebrates his golden jubilee, I pray to God to proceed to grant him good well being. I want him a really glad birthday and plenty of glad returns.”