Ogun State Commissioner for Transportation, Engr. Gbenga Dairo has disclosed that, the current led-administration in Ogun is non tribalistic and would be willing to welcome inputs capable of moving the State forward.
Engr. Dairo disclosed this in Abeokuta during a courtesy visit by the Igbo community in the State.
The Commissioner noted that Ogun was always opened to have views and opinions from all parts of Nigeria, towards achieving giant strides in the State
He revealed that, a sizable number of qualified Igbo natives have been employed as part of the State’s workforce, adding that, the Governor’s willingness to create an all-encompassing government was what led to his having a Special Assistant on different Ethnic Matters.
The Commissioner reiterated that, among the Ogun State workforce, they have a lot of non-indigenes, even in the Ministry of Transportation, adding that, they have Igbos that are doing so well in the Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) and many other Ministries, Departments, and Parastatals (MDAs).
Earlier in his remarks, Special Assistant to the Governor on Ethnic (Igbo), Hon. Monday Chukwudi, appreciated the Commissioner for receiving them, saying the rapid development strides of the Prince Dapo Abiodun-led Administration across the State had encouraged many of their tribes to prefer residing in Ogun State.
Lauding the Governor for his selfless service, he appealed for more employment opportunities for his people.
In his contribution, Public Relations Officer, Igbo Community, Chief. Samuel Duruoha commended the State government on the road infrastructural development across the State, pledging that the group would continue to support the State government.