The Alawe of Ilawe Ekiti, HRM Oba Adebanji Ajibade Alabi again appealed to Ekiti State governor Biodun Abayomi Oyebanji to expedite action on the failed portion of Ado-Ilawe road.
The monarch who expressed concern on the horrible condition of the affected portion of the road ,therefore called for an urgent and decisive action on it .
A statement by the monarch’s Media Adviser High Chief Ajibade Olubunmi said Oba Alabi made the appeal during a yearly get together Dinner organised by him for eminent Ilawe indigenes which took place at the Alawe palace on Monday.
Recall that a portion of Ado-Ilawe road caved in four months ago which has brought agony to the people of the town and all motorists plying the route .
While commending the state government for embarking on the repairs of the failed drainage in another area of the road, Oba Alabi urged the government to direct the site Contractor to immediately commence work on the big gulf which has become a death trap stressing that he has implicit confidence in Governor Biodun Oyebanji that he would take urgent action on the road.
On the forthcoming general elections, the frontline Monarch urged all politicians in Nigeria to avoid resorting to thuggery even as he advised politicians in his domain to stop unwarranted infighting which the Oba described as” Crab Mentality ” which won’t benefit anyone.
While appraising developments in the outgoing year and reeling out projections for the new year, 2023 Oba Alabi commended Ilawe people for their cooperation and urged them to continue the good work in the new year.
He congratulated the people for witnessing a merry Christmas and wished them a happy and prosperous 2023.
Eminent indigenes at occasion included Chiefs, politicians,youth leaders , opinion leaders and various leaders of social organizations among others.