The people of Tigbo-Ilu, in Ado-Odo Ota Local Government Area of Ogun State have been advised to embrace communal spirit in creating sustainable conducive environment to attract credible investors and ensure speedy development in all sectors of their traditional, social and economic life.
The State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, gave the advice at the Installation and Presentation of Staff of Office to the new Onitigbo of Tigbo-Ilu, Oba Olabode Thomas-Fagbayi, saying the collaborative efforts would further enable government provide essential amenities for the citizenry.
Governor Abiodun, represented by the Commissioner, Ministry of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Hon. Afolabi Afuape, enjoined the new Monarch to be receptive and responsive to the yearnings of his subjects, to engender peaceful co-existence among its people and neighbouring communities.
In his welcome address, Chairman, Transition Committee of the Local Government Hon. Wasiu Lawal, said unity among the people would fast-track development to the land, appealing for more government’s intervention in the infrastructural development of the community.
In his acceptance speech, Oba Taiwo Thomas-Fagbayi, reaffirmed his unflinching commitment to development his domain, promising to synergise with other traditional rulers for the progress of Aworiland.