The Olowa and Paramount Ruler of Igbara-Oke kingdom, HRM, Oba Dr. Francis Adefarakanni Agbede has extolled the virtues of the Governor of Ondo State, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu SAN and his wife, Arabinrin Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu saying, this government has brought unprecedented development to the state in the last three years.
Oba Agbede made the remark at the opening ceremony of a two week “2019 Bemore Summer Boot Camp” holding at Ilara-Mokin in Ondo State. The monarch disclosed the extent of his assessment of the present administration in areas of Health, Education and provision of rural infratstructures across the state.
According to him, achievements at the Bemore Empowerment training project will linger long in the memories of the children as soon as they master one trade or the other to become employers of labour later in life.
While charging the beneficiaries to always make good use of the golden opportunity Arabirin Akeredolu has offered them, Oba Agbede is optimistic that these young girls being empowered will never forget the kind hearted first lady of Ondo State, since children hardly forget their benefactors.
Earlier in her address, the Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs in the state, Hon. Lola Fagbemi described Arabirin Akeredolu as a legend among women and of eloquent value who has laid a landmark for herself and generations yet unborn.
Hon. Fagbemi applauded the efforts of Arabirin Akeredolu, who is doing is a wonderful works in all affairs that concerns young girls and women. She added that, these young girls can rule the world going by the kind exposure the wife of the Governor is offering them.
Speaking at the occasion, the wife of Ondo state Governor, Arabinrin Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu disclosed that her pet project, Bemore has reshaped ed over 750 young girls child.
According to her, the programme has afforded over 750 girls to have divers training that will change the narrative of the girl child while another batch of 250 girls are currently undergoing a similar training for the year 2019 Summer Boot Camp.
Arabinrin Akeredolu gave a brief disposition of all trades that are capable to reshape the lives of the girls that were drawn from all the 18 local government areas of the state.
She how ever welcomed the girls to what she described as unending opportunities where their capabilities are limitless, and also assured the participants that they will learn all they need to become a complete woman.
Speaking as a mother, she counselled the young girls to stop seeing themselves as inferior to their male counterparts adding that they will be synosure of all eyes if they submit themselves to the golden opportunity the training will offers.