Tinubu Eager To Assent Bill On Proposed Federal Varsity In Iyin-Ekiti –  Senate Leader ,Bamidele 

The Senate leader, Senator Michael Opeyemi Bamidele has reassured the people of his community  on the commitment of the  Tinubu led administration  to establish the Federal University of Technology and Environmental Services in Iyin Ekiti
Bamidele dropped  tgus hints while speaking  at the 2023 Iyin Ekiti State celebration where  chieftaincy titles were conferred on some personalities and friends of the community.
The Senator representing Ekiti Central Senatorial District  maintained that the move to get the institution was all about the development  in Iyin Ekiti.
He said : “It is a desire of the people of Iyin Ekiti to have a Federal University established in this town . It is a desire that is currently receiving utmost legislative attention and at the end of the legislative action, which will be completed very soon, because the bill again has passed the second reading in the Senate and it will pass the third reading and will be moved to the House of Representatives for its concurrence at the second chamber .
” So within the next few weeks, we would have concluded this and Mr President is waiting to give his assent to this bill when it is finally passed, so that we can be on our way to hosting  a Federal University of Technology and Environmental Services in Iyin Ekiti.
“And it is about helping to provide access to many of our youths and children who desirous of getting university education and who on  yearly basis get runned back because we don’t have enough academic institutions to take care of them. We are on course in this regard and in a matter of some months, it would have become a reality.”the Senator assured .
“Today has spoken out so largely again that the only way you can enhance  development in a community is to have peace and unity .
“This town is comprise of four different quarters. We are glad today because we are talking about Iyin Ekiti not just a quarter of the town. The event was a celebration of our unity, restrengthening of our union as a community. We are back hitting the ground running .
“For me, community development is about trying to make some commitment that the lives of the people and the community cannot be the same. People have their individual lives but a  community has its own live as an entity and you don’t talk about community without talking about its people.
“We are not only doing this in Ekiti, I am  also encouraging every other towns within my Senatorial District to do this.I just want to say, it is part of a way of giving back to the system and we are glad to so it in our community again with our friends.”
Earlier  the  Oluyin of Iyin-Ekiti, Oba Adeniyi Adeola Ajakaiye called on well to do Nigerians to join hands with their community leaders to develop their community.
The traditional ruler  also stressed the need for communities to identify and harness their potential to enhance economic growth at the grassroots.
This came as the Senate leader, Senator Michael Opeyemi Bamidele described peace and unity as important factors to the  development of any community.
The monarch noted that lots of potentials that could be harness for development abound in the community that will make it better.
He said, “We have visited a lot of places, tourist attractions that we need to project to the world, to bring tourists to Ekiti, to enhance the development of our town and we are putting up a strategic plan on how to develop the town.
“Iyin used to be the best planned town in the old western region and we want to continue this legacy.”

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