My Re-election Bid Is In The Interest Of The People Of Osun – Aregbesola

Channels Television  
Updated January 27, 2014

The Governor of the State of Osun, Rauf Aregbesola, has stated that his decision to seek re-election into office is in the interest of the people of Osun.

‘View From The Top’ on this edition plays host to the Governor of the State of Osun, Rauf Aregbesola, where he spoke about his re-election bid.

Reeling out what he considers his achievements since becoming the governor of the state, the Governor said that his administration has been “people centred” and it would be difficult for them “to abandon the people mid-stream”.

He noted that the best way to pursue his administration’s objective about governance “is to run the whole span of the mandate permitted by the constitution, as that gives enough time to meet their aspirations. He then added that it is in the interest of the people that he is seeking re-election into office.

Governor Aregbesola has made the news lately for his educational reforms in the state and he took time to shed more light on the details of the government’s innovations, including the introduction of the ‘Opon Imo’.

Among other things, Governor Aregbesola also spoke about his administration’s proposed creation of new Local Government Areas, to be known as Local Council Development Areas.