The APC will do everything within its powers to assist the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, conduct a peaceful election in the gubernatorial election coming up in the state, October, this year.
This was part of the assurances given by the Director, Media and Publicity, APC, Ondo State, Mr Steve Otaloro, on behalf of Engr Ade Adetimehin, APC Chairman in Ondo State to a delegation of Ondo State community leaders on visit to the state Secretariat of the APC.
The delegation was there to register its interest in a peaceful governorship election in Ondo Stateon October 10.
Mr Otaloro said the government of Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu had done so much for the state for him to be easily re-elected for a second term in the area of peaceful and stable community life, adding that such lofty status should not be allowed to be affected, negatively, by election violence.
While speaking at the meeting, Mr Otaloro said peace was the greatest wealth that any community could benefit from its political system.
He said that much was what the government of Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu had instituted in Ondo State.
He further stated that the governor and the party were not committed to violence as to allow anyone to disrupt the said peace at any time.
Mr Otaloro, while speaking with the delegation of Ondo State community leaders, reiterated some of the achievements the APC government had attained in the State which included the first and only flyover bridge in Ondo State at Ore.
According to him, “To date the APC-led government has built over 401km of roads across the state in just three and a half years.
“On Ore Industrial Hub, Governor Akeredolu went to China and signed a deal with the Linyi Municipal government for the establishment of industries in Ondo State.
“That singular trip resulted in the success story of Ondo-Linyi industrial hub where seven industries are now fully operational.
“The future of Ondo state is in the deep sea port that is being pursued by governor Akeredolu. The governor has emphatically assured that there is no going back on the march towards having a deep sea port in the state.”
Otaloro continued: “The Arakunrin Akeredolu government has, recently, distributed to schools science equipment worth several millions of naira.
“The government of the APC
will, continually, usher in great economic prosperity in Ondo state.”