Mr. Gboyega Oyetola was on Tuesday in Osogbo sworn in as the executive governor of Osun State. The new governor immediately promised to create 30, 000 jobs, pledging to run a people friendly administration.
Oyetola made the promise in his inaugural address, assuring that he would work on improvement of the standard of living for Osun people.
He said, “It is time to create jobs for our youths; we will upgrade our vocational technical institutions to make them more vibrant with the demands of the technology-driven world.
“We in partnership with private sectors will establish large manufacturing industries in the major sectors of the economy to create at least 30,000 jobs.”
According to him, the welfare of workers in the state will be of utmost concern to his government.
The Governor also pledged to pay salaries promptly.
He added, “Ours shall be a government committed to serving the people,” Oyetola stated.
“We will ensure workers’ salaries are paid promptly based on the financial inflow of the state. We will prioritize workers welfare and pensioners.
“We will organize the Osun Economic Summit, with the first quarter of our year in office.”