- JAMES OGIDAN
The House of Representatives has urged the federal Government to name the Federal Polytechnic, Ayede, Ogbomoso, Oyo state after former Governor of the state, Late (Dr.) Adebayo Alao-Akala.
This was Sequel to a motion by chairman house committee on information, National Orientation, Ethics and Valuea, Hon Olusegun Odebunmi at plenary.
Hon Odebunmi, stated that the former Governor served his country in the Nigerian Police in various capacities before he started his political career in 1999 when he contested and won the chairmanship seat of the ogbomoso North Local Government, before he became Deputy Governor and executive Governor of Oyo State in 2003 and 2007 respectively.
The lawmaker, expressed and added that the former Governor also served the state and contributed immensely towards the growth, development, peace and sustainability of the state and Nigeria by extension while in office as Deputy Governor and as Executive Governor of Oyo State.