Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, has congratulated a former governor of the state, Rauf Aregbesola on his inauguration as Minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
Governor Oyetola described the tenure of his predecessor as one that will linger in the memories of the people of the state forever.
The governor said this in a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Ismail Omipidan, adding that the name of the new minister of Interior will never be forgotten.
He noted that Aregbesola’s achievements, especially in the area of good governance, which have been very impactful on the lives of the people in the state, would be replicated at the national level.
He further said that, by transforming the state to the admiration of majority of the populace, Aregbesola has written his name in the sand of time, adding that his name will never be forgotten whenever the history of the transformation of Osun is written.
“On behalf of the Government of the State of Osun and her people, I felicitate with our immediate past governor, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, on the occasion of his inauguration as Minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
“Your achievements in our dear state, especially in the area of good governance have been very impactful in the lives of our people. It is, therefore, our belief that you will bring the same level of hard work and dedication to duty to bear at the federal level.
“You have written your name on the sand of time and the memories of your footprints will linger in our memories forever,” Oyetola said.