As part of his ongoing consultations, Ekiti State Governor-elect, Mr. Biodun Abayomi Oyebanji, on Thursday visited the Founder, Afe Babalola University Aare Afe Babalola.
The Governor-elect thanked the legal luminary for the great roles he has played in his life and Ekiti development.
He said, “I am here this morning for few reasons: First to thank Baba for the role he has played in my life, and to thank him for the great role he has played in the development of the State through the establishment of ABUAD and in particular, I appreciate Chief Afe Babalola for his unique role during the creation of Ekiti State.”
Oyebanji, who said he was marvelled at the feat recorded by the institution over the years, expressed the readiness of his administration to partner with the institution in the area of technology.
Reacting, the legal luminary, said he was delighted to receive Oyebanji and his team on his visit to the institution.
He said he was confident that the Governor-elect would live up to expectation.
Aare Babalola urged the Governor-elect to take critical steps in industrialising the state, adding that the Ikogosi warm spring should also be repositioned to boost Ekiti economy.