Osun State Governor Ademola Adeleke has emphasized the state’s unwavering dedication to leveraging technology for its progress and advancement. In a recent address commemorating the 32nd anniversary of Osun’s establishment, Governor Adeleke highlighted that his administration is actively constructing a digital framework designed to harness technological innovations for developmental purposes. This initiative aims to establish a robust groundwork conducive to the growth of technology-driven industrial sectors.
Governor Adeleke underscored his administration’s ongoing efforts to enhance educational infrastructure with a strategic focus on bolstering the state’s economy, job creation, and the overall prosperity of the populace. He urged the citizens of Osun State to honor the legacy of their ancestors by embracing the state’s inherent strengths to address weaknesses and seize opportunities in order to overcome challenges.
Reflecting on the state’s evolution over the past thirty years, the governor celebrated its remarkable progress across diverse domains, noting a consistent trajectory of advancement. Recounting his tenure, Governor Adeleke proudly declared significant accomplishments under a comprehensive five-point agenda, encompassing workers’ welfare, pension management, education, accessible healthcare, social security, and human capital development.
Looking ahead, Adeleke advocated for a concerted focus on fortifying key infrastructural elements, including transportation networks, energy systems, and digital connectivity. He stressed that these enhancements would not only attract investment and facilitate trade but also enhance citizens’ overall quality of life. The governor also articulated the importance of modernizing agricultural practices, supporting farmers with training, and improving market access to boost food security and stimulate economic growth. Lastly, he emphasized the nurturing of a culture of learning and innovation through upgraded educational facilities and strategic partnerships with research institutions, thereby fostering the emergence of a knowledge-based economy.