The Lawmaker representing Akoko South West Constituency 1 in the Ondo State House of Assembly Akogun Olugbenga Omole over the weekend pays the August Salary of his recently appointed 27 Political Assistants. The event which was preceded by a long meeting where he charged them to work for the reelection of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu SAN was held at the APC Local Government Party Secretariat Oka.
It was unanimously agreed that the reelection of Governor Akeredolu is not negotiable because the positive impact of the Government is felt in the nooks and crannies of the Local Government. We are all witnessing the massive rehabilitation and constructions of Public Primary Schools in our Constituency,the Kamomi Aketi Water Program has brought succour to many homes here. We can go on and on to mention the dividends of democracy we are enjoying here. The Appointees agreed to form themselves into a cooperative society by adopting a thrift system of operation whereby one of them will take the contribution every.
A ballot was conducted and Mrs Helen Omoare, the woman Leader of Ward 8 picked the first month. The appointees includes all Ward Chairmen,Women Leaders and nominees from critical stakeholders in the Local Government.
Akogun stated this Salary of August has to be paid in cash because a number of the appointees do not have a bank account and he charged then to open an account with any bank of their choice because from the Month of September their Salaries will be paid directly into their various account.
Responding on behalf of the appointees, Mr Evans Omoba the Igbo Coordinator in Akoko South West said the entire Igbo Community in this Local Government really appreciates the good gesture of Akogun towards this empowerment programme, sir you are the best among all the politicians we have ever work for, none of them have ever remember us after winning election but you are different, we will continue to support you with our prayers for God to grant you your heart desires.
We will follow you wherever you go in the next year Gubernatorial Election your Candidate is our Candidate.