Oyo Governor, Seyi Makinde, on Saturday, vowed to finish the pattern of former governors of the state shunning their successors’ inauguration.
Makinde made the promise on the induction of the eighth President of Christ Apostolic Church Worldwide, Pastor Samuel Olusegun Oladele.
The occasion was held at All Saints Chapel, C.A.C. Normal Secretariat, Bashorun in Ibadan.
The Oyo helmsman mentioned politicians have to learn to conduct rancour-free elections, handing over energy and guaranteeing continuity.
“Should you have a look at all of the previous governors, none of them has handed over to the successor. From Alhaji Lam Adesina to Baba Ladoja; from Baba Ladoja to Governor Akala; from Governor Akala to Governor Ajimobi; from Ajimobi to me, no hand over.
“However as a result of we’re having a brand new starting, and as I’m standing on the altar of the Almighty, I would be the first governor at hand over to a successor in Oyo State.”
Makinde referred to as for unity within the Church and the nation. He famous that Nigeria is presently at a crossroad.
“The problems of insecurity, banditry, ethnic clashes in every single place. We all know that the management of the church or political leaders didn’t drop from heaven as we’re additionally from this society.
“The brand new (CAC) president has mentioned his precedence is to finish the disaster of division. I feel as a nation and folks, we, additionally, from at the present time, ought to make it a precedence to finish the disaster of division in Nigeria”, he mentioned.