Osun LG Poll: Group Hails Parliamentary System Of Govt.

By Nofisat Marindoti

A socio political group, Oranmiyan Democrats has hailed the initiative of Governor Rauf Aregbesola in introducing parliamentary system of government at the local government level, saying the innovation will save the government from huge spending.

The National convener of the group, Atunluse Titilola Moshood who gave the hint while speaking in Osogbo, said the system apart from saving the cost of governance at the local level, will also bring government closer to the people at the grassroots.

He maintained that the system is good for Nigeria’s democracy at a critical time the world is battling with economic crisis.

Titilola also said the parliamentary system of government will also enhance credible distribution of dividends of democracy to the downtrodden and thereby save the people from penury.

He then applauded the peaceful conduct of the people in the just concluded local government election, saying the people displayed the Omoluabi ethos the state is known for during the exercise.

The convener of the group also gave kudos to the security operatives and the umpire for their uprightness before, during and after the election.

Oranmiyan Democrats Urge Members to Remain Resolute

The national convener of Oranmiyan Democrats, Atunluse MOSHOOD Titilola has urged all the members of the group to remain resolute in promoting good governance and supporting the government with people-oriented programs in accordance with the group’s mission.

Atunluse MOSHOOD in a statement signed and made available to newsmen at the weekend noted that, the Secretariat of the group has been shifted to Oranmiyan House which is the national headquarters of Oranmiyan.

According to him, this development will enable the group to work hand-in-hand with other affiliated groups for the sustainability of good governance in the state.

Moshood posited that, governor Rauf Aregbesola who is a symbol of good governance needs to be supported by everyone who is people-oriented.

He however implored the people of the state to continue their loyalty and support for the present government in it’s bid to turn around the state.