As countdown begins to the inauguration ceremony of Arakurin Odunayo Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, as the new Governor of Ondo State, no fewer than 30 State Governors, 50 Senators and 10 Ministers will be among the dignitaries expected to grace the event.
The Media Adviser to the Governor-elect and Chairman, Media and Publicity Committee of Inauguration Committee of the incoming administration, Mr Yemi Olowolabi who disclosed this also explained that officials from the Presidency including Ministers and Senators among several eminent personalities will also witness what he described as a world class inauguration ceremony.
Activities marking the inauguration ceremony will kick off on Thursday February 23 with the official presentation of the instrument of office to the incoming governor by Governor Olusegun Mimiko.
Inauguration proper will come up on Friday 24th February at the Sports Complex by 10:00am while a special thanksgiving ceremony will be held at the Central Mosque, Akure on Saturday.
The ceremonies will be rounded off on Sunday with a special thanksgiving service at St. Andrews Cathedral Church, Owo.
The Media Publicity Chairman of the Inauguration Committee, Mr Yemi Olowolabi has further assured the people of Ondo State of a better state under the incoming government.
According to him, the incoming administration will do things in a new way for better service delivery.
Olowolabi noted that the Governor-elect is irrevocably committed to creating jobs through agriculture, industrialisation and technology.
He added that the incoming government will transform every aspect of the state, while calling on the people of the state to support the incoming administration to deliver.