By Funmilola Afolabi
As part of activities to mark the 3rd anniversary of Ondo state Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu in office, President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to commission the Ore Flyover and industrial park.
The chairman of the anniversary planning committee and commissioner for Finance, Mr Wale Akinterinwa who made this known during the press briefing at the NUJ Press Centre, Adegbemile, Akure, added that President Muhammad Buhari, alongside the APC National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and a host of other imminent personalities will commission key projects across the senatorial districts of the state.
Mr Wale Akinterinwa who was represented by the commissioner for information, Donald Ojogo said the 11 day activities starts on Friday, February 21 with a pre -event press briefing and a movie screening and ends on Friday, March 6 with Mr Governor’s dinner with High Network Individuals (HNIs) of Ondo state origin in Lagos.
The commissioner who reeled out some achievements of the present administration said its become pertinent to celebrate the governor due to his unrelenting wish to develop the state.
“That is why we feel convinced to roll out the drums to celebrate with our people and showcase a few of our efforts in translating the 5-Point Agenda of Mr. Governor into concrete dividends of democracy, especially in the areas of infrastructural expansion and rehabilitation, community and rural development, economic empowerment and social investments, human capital development, to mention a few among others”.
The breakdown of the event is as follows:
DAY I- Friday, 21st Feb. 2020
Pre-Event Press-Briefing by Chairman and Members of Anniversary Planning Committee
(ii)Movie: Tenants in the House
by Dr. Wale Okediran
Day 2- Sat. 22nd Feb. 2020
(i)Visit to Key Project Sites by Team of Media Executives
(ii)Mr. Governor’ s Parley with Media Executives
Day 3- Sun. 23rd Feb. 2020
State Broadcast by Mr. Governor
(ii)Command Performance: ‘People of the River’
DAY 4- Monday, 24th Feb. 2020
Commissioning/Inspection/ Flagging-off of Projects across Senatorial Districts
DAY 5- Tuesday 25th Feb. 2020
Commissioning/Inspection/ Flagging-off of Projects across Senatorial Districts (Mr. President to Commission Ore Flyover and Industrial Park)
DAY 6- Wed, 26th Feb. 2020
(i)Commissioning/Inspection/ Flagging-off of Projects across Senatorial Districts
DAY 7- Thur. 27th Feb. 2020
Topic: The Nigerian Federalism Imbroglio: A Pragmatic Approach
(ii)Commissioning of Projects Continues
DAY 8- Friday, 28th Feb. 2020
Commissioning of Projects Continues
DAY 9- Sat., 29th Feb. 2020
Anniversary Mega Rally
DAY 10- Sunday, 1st Mar. 2020
(ii)An Evening with Mr. Governor
DAY 11- Fri. 6th Mar., 2020
Mr. Governor’s Dinner with HNIs of Ondo State origin in Lagos
Other members of the 3rd anniversary planning committee present at the press briefing include chairman Ondo state universal basic education board (SUBEB) Princess Oladunni Odu, Ondo state commissioner for women affairs and social development, Mrs Titilola Adeyemi, SSA to governor Akeredolu on security, Alhaji Jimoh Dojumo, Chairman OSRC TV, Orange FM and Alalaye, Hon. Kunle Adebayo among others.