Relief came the way of the residents of Iwajowa Ogijo, Eyita Ogijo, Ewuga and Mobalufon communities in Sagamu Local Government as they took possession of four 500KVA transformers donated by Hon (Dr) Oladipupo Adebutu on June 10, 2018.
The delivery of the transformers brought a lot of excitement to the beneficiaries as they sang the praises of the 2019 PDP gubernatorial aspirant for attending to their requests promptly.
The Baale of Eyita, Chief Olayinka Adenuga, Baale of Igbo Ogbe, Mobalufon, Chief Rafiu Babatunde, Baale of Ewuga, Chief Solomon Oduyebo and the Chairman, Iwajowa Central Community Development Association, Chief Stephen Akingboye expressed gratitude of their people to Hon Adebutu for the donation and pledged their support for his 2019 aspiration.
Chief Akingboye particularly explained that the need to fast track development in Iwajowa necessitated their request for the transformer. He thanked Yeye Adenike Adebutu whose efforts facilitated the delivery of he transformers to Ogijo.
Yeye Adenike Adebutu, in her remarks at Ogijo, stated that the donation of the transformers was borne out of the love her husband had for the people which she said was second to none. “Hon Ladi is a man with human heart and ucommon commpassion for humanity”, she said.
While stating that she believed the economic growth of the areas would jumpstart now, she enjoined the residents to avail themselves of the opportunity of the ongoing voters registration exercise to obtain their voter’s cards.
In his address to party faithfuls at Sagamu, the federal lawmaker representing Remo Federal Constituency, expressed his gartitude to them for their support and the confidence reposed in him by electing him in 2015. He attributed the donation of the transformers to his burning passion to bring development to the people and alleviate their suffering occasioned by power problems. He added that PDP was a party with the love and interest of the people as its center piece of development. Adebutu promised even development to the entire state when elected in 2019.
Thousands of APC members decamped to PDP and were received by Hon Ladi. The leader of the decampees, Revd Abiodun Animashaun, pledged to work assuduously for the success of the party in 2019.
Credit: Prince Deji Babington-Ashaye